A loan of $1,700 helped to make repairs and improvements to her house.


Maria Margarita's story

María Margarita is a client of Kubo Financiero, and this is her story. María Margarita, age 63, is a widow and has three children. She has been in commerce for 40 years. María Margarita says that she has had different jobs. She started selling Mexican snacks. After that, she had a grocery store. Then, she sold fish. She now rents out tables, chairs, and tarps for events. She is requesting the loan to make improvements to her home. She wants to work on the finishes in order to be more comfortable and so that her house will look prettier. María Margarita is a responsible and organized person. She has always repaid her loans punctually. She has known how to save and to build a legacy. She says that her main achievements have been getting her children ahead and building her house.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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