A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a car to use as a taxi.


Jose Luis's story

Jose Luis is 27 years old, a young entrepreneur who began working by renting a taxi and, one day, decided to buy his own vehicle in order to be independent. He works every day driving all the streets. The problem of delinquency presents difficulties, because all the streets are dangerous. He is separated and has 2 small children to maintain. With the loan, he wants to buy another vehicle, in order to increase his income and provide as best he can for his children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Harold Dana Sims, PhD



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