For the past 10 years, Ama has been married to an electrician. They live together with their five dependents. Ama sells gari (processed cassava) and maize in Elmina. Her income is used to assist her husband in the payment of school fees and utility bills. Ama will use the loan to purchase cassava to process for sale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ama plans to save to reinvest back into her business.