Hannah is 38 years old and lives in Montserrado County, which has the largest Free-port and is the number one commercial county in Liberia. She is a widow with three children between 17 and 9, who live at home and are attending school. She is a high school graduate. For the past ten years she has been selling oil, rice, pepper, etc. in the local market. She started this business with money given to her by her mother. She enjoys her business because the business gives her more money. She sells six days in a week from 7am to 5 pm, and most of the time she uses a taxi to get her goods to her shop. She is requesting a loan to purchase more oil, rice, pepper, etc. for her business. She plans to build a house and educate her children.