A loan of $375 helped buy products to stock his store.

Arturo's story

Arturo is 29 years old and is a very humble and hardworking man. He lives in his own home with his wife Caroline who is 23 years old and their beloved son, Jordan of 2 years of age for whom they wish a very bright future. Thanks to Arturo’s work the streets in his district are safer as he is a security guard and it has maD. him a very well liked person by his neighbors since they know the dangers that he is exposed to at night and the courage it takes to deal with it. While Arturo does very well in this job, his salary is not enough to give his family a dignified life which is why he decided to set up a store which will be managed by his wife and hopes that with the income things at home will improve. Arturo is very happy in his job since it is very gratifying to know that thanks to his job people can sleep safely. He has worked for a year in this field and says that the most difficult part is staying all night informed of what is happening in the district. This is Arturo’s first loan with MFP and knows that he has to pay his quotas on time and is determined to do so since he wants to have future loans as well. With the thousand nuevos soles he plans to buy merchandize for his store since he wants to start the business as soon as possible.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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