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A loan of $325 helped to purchase a variety of equipment (shovels, pesticides, knives) for a taro/banana business.


Tepa's story

Tepa I., 48, is married with five children. She has many years of experience in the taro/banana business. She sells to friends, relatives and the village community during the peak season. She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 350 Tala (~140 USD). She has one previous loan with SPBD; these loans are Aiga’s only access to capital because she was never able to qualify for a loan through traditional banks. The loan will assist her in operating her business.



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