Señor & Señora Rodriguez are in the food preparation business. They have three children. This business is their entire income.
They borrowed 2,200 pesos (US$180) and that allowed them to buy additional food items, such as: oil, flour, and supplies.
The interest rate was not too much. They make a 328 peso payment (US$27) every 14 days. The loan duration is a total of four month. She learned about EnComun (a charitable micro-finance organization supported by ProMex Group) from a friend.