Paulita lives in the town of Guardia. Her husband is a taxi driver, driving people from their town to the city of Santa Cruz. Paulita has been selling food from her home for the past two years. She has three children. She was born in the region of Santa Cruz. The loan she requests will be used to buy a refrigerator for her business. She wants to be able to finish paying off her house. Paulita is a long-time client of her community bank and she very grateful for its financial support.
La Sra. Paulita vive en la localidad de la Guardia, su esposo se dedica al transporte de personas(taxi) desde la localidad a la ciudad de Santa Cruz, ella se dedica a la venta de comida, en su propio domicilio, hace unos dos años, tiene tres hijos, es nacida en el departamento de santa cruz, el destino del crédito es para comprar una heladera para su negocio, sus deseos es poder terminar de pagar su casa, ya que la esta pagando en cuotas, es cliente antigua de la institución por lo que se siente agradecida por el apoyo económico.
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