A loan of $175 helped to buy merchandise such as instant noodles, canned goods, eggs, cooking oil and assorted biscuits for her retail store.


Mercedes's story

Mercedes is engaged in the variety store and direct selling business. She has been operating her variety store for ten years and her direct selling business for three years. Mercedes is 40 years of age, married with four children. Her eldest child is married; two are still studying and her youngest child an infant. Mercedes would like to buy stocks of merchandise such as instant noodles, canned goods, eggs, cooking oil and assorted biscuits for her retail store but she struggles with a shortage of income. With regard to this situation, she is asking for a loan of PHP 7,000. She hopes that her requested loan amount will be granted so she could earn better income to enable her to educate her three children and cover all their household expenses.



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