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A loan of $2,400 helped to pay the yearly rent of his shop.

Ali's story

Ali is from Iraq. He is 37 years old, married, and has six children. Ali is the only provider of the family.

Ali owns a small shop and sells beauty supplies, perfumes, and accessories. He established his business in 1992. He built a good experience in this field and he is well-known in the surrounding area, with an excellent reputation.

Ali is requesting a sum of USD 2,400 to pay the yearly rent of his shop. He is aiming to grow his business and increase his profits, so he will be able to provide his children with good education and better life conditions.

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