Guldasta is a 37-year-old woman. She is a single mother with two children, ages ten and twelve. She is engaged in a trading business. Guldasta sells clothes for children and women, and also perfumes. Three years ago, she started her business with the 500 AZN. Today she has to take care of her business for the best of her children and that is why she has applied for 1,200 AZN to buy perfumes and children's clothes to sell.
About VisionFund AzerCredit:
Vision Fund AzerCredit was established in 1996 to provide credit to ensure people can take control over their own lives and livelihoods.
While VF AzerCredit works both in the urban and rural areas of Azerbaijan, the emphasis is placed on providing loans to micro and small rural entrepreneurs and self-employed poor, covering remote areas, which are not bankable.
AzerCredit provides group loans, agriculture loans and household and family loans for small and micro entrepreneurs.