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Mrs. Buyanjargal is a 44-year-old widow who lives with her two sons in a small house in the province of Uvurhangai in Mongolia. Her sons, Tomorbaatar, age 23, and Tomorhuyag, age 21, are university students.

From 2005 to 2009, Mrs. Buyanjargal ran a clothing sales business in the local market. She has gained a lot of experience and earned customers' trust over the years. She has been working at a local company for a while and is now restarting her clothing retail business. She is requesting 500,000 MNT to purchase inventory for her clothing retail business.

She is a hardworking and modest woman who says, "It is getting close to my sons' university graduation and I need to work just a little bit more for it."

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of XacBank's startup loan program targeting loans to clients who are classified as very poor on the Progress out of Poverty Index (PPI). This program provides special training to startup loan recipients, and offers them an annual interest rate that is 2.4% to 3.6% lower than for standard loans. By funding this loan, you are supporting a program that helps borrowers get their businesses off the ground.

About XacBank

This loan is being administered through XacBank, a Mongolian for-profit microfinance institution. XacBank is located in every province of Mongolia, reaching some of the most rural micro business clients. With this Kiva loan, there is an opportunity for the entrepreneur to get a savings account including 9% of the interest if they pay back the loan on time. This is a special savings account that XacBank has specifically prepared for the Kiva loan borrowers to promote savings habits.

About Mongolia

  • $5,900
    Average annual income
  • 0
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  • $15,491,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,384.5
    Mongolia Tugriks (MNT) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Buyanjargal to purchase inventory for her clothing retail business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 26, 2012
Jan 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015