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Total loan: $350
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Margarita

Mexico
Nuevo Laredo, Mexico / Clothing Sales

A loan of $350 helped to buy clothing to sell.


Margarita's story

Sra. Margarita is 43 years old and married to Sr. Juan Paulino. They have a daughter who is in high school. For the past four years, Sra. Margarita has been selling used clothing and personal products such as perfumes, cosmetics, and jewelry. Her husband, Sr. Juan Paulino, is employed by a transportation company as a truck driver.

Margarita and her husband are requesting a loan that she will invest in the purchase of merchandise that her customers have requested. She will buy a wider variety of clothing for the summer season. With the profit she earns from her sales, Margarita will be able to repay the loan. Her husband’s salary will be used to pay for family and school expenses.

Margarita wants to improve the quality of the merchandise she offers to her customers. By offering quality clothing, her customers will be able to recommend her.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: May 29, 2013

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Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: May 29, 2013