A loan of $775 helped to purchase cooking oil,plastic bags,banana and taro .


Faamanuiaga's story

Faamanuiaga is 47 years of age and married with 7 children. She owns and operates a business venture selling taro and banana chips in the local community. She has 3 years of experience in this business.

Faamanuiaga needs a loan of 1750 Samoan talas (WST) to purchase cooking oil,plastic bags,banana and taro . She plans to use the profit from her business (estimated to be 350 talas, or US $146 per week) to improve/expand the business.

Faamanuiaga joined SPBD in 2010 to gain access to financial services. Most of SPBD's clients are unable to borrow from commercial banks because they lack collateral. This is Faamanuiaga's third loan with SPBD.



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