A loan of $600 helped to buy slippers, salt, sugar, coffee, milk, Coca-Cola, Fanta, Sprite, 'sagiko', beer, cigarettes, water and bread.


Carlota's story

Carlota is applying for a loan of $600 to improve her business. She is married and she has four children. She is running a business in front of her house, selling slippers, salt, sugar, coffee, milk, Coca-Cola, etc. She is making a good income from selling, and she wants to buy more stock with the loan. She is living a town near the main road, so many people come to buy and she makes sales every day.

Carlota has been running her business since 2005 with her own working capital. Her husband is a farmer. She is happy with this loan because TRM (Tuba Rai Metin) offers loans to poor people to improve their businesses and then their living conditions for the future. Carlota lives in a house that is very simple, and she has many animals like pigs, goats, sheep and chickens.



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