Mahdi H. is a single, 20-year-old man who lives with his parents and a younger brother who is still in school. Mahdi started a business selling spices such as cinnamon, cloves, raisins and vinegar to help support his family. Although Mahdi's father works, his salary is not enough to cover the expenses of the family.
Mahdi is hoping to take his first loan to purchase more spices, which will help him to support his family and provide for their basic needs.
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