A loan of $450 helped to buy rice, sacks of sugar, washing powder, soap and soft drinks to sell.


Stella's story

Stella is 31 years old and married, with two children. She wants to start a small general store and sell rice, sugar, soft drinks, washing powder, soap, etc.

To do this, she needs a loan to buy rice, sacks of sugar, washing powder, soap, and soft drinks. In the future, Stella hopes to have a store all by herself. She joined South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) in 2013 to gain access to financial services.



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