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A loan of $525 helped additional capital to expand her business.


Elizabeth's story

Elizabeth T. is a fishmonger who buys fresh fish and then processes them for sale. She is married, but her husband's income is not sufficient for Elizabeth and her 2 children. Demand for her fish is high, and she is looking to expand her business to increase her profits.



She is asking for additional capital to expand her business.


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