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I grew up in a small village in burnt forest and went through, primary, secondary and university, i started working with ministry of health in 2005, but since then i have not been able to make any savings to prepare me for any retirement. so i decided to start a business which i look forward that it will grow and be my support after i retire and become a legacy to my children.
I have been able to borrow zidisha loans twice and been able to repay on time. zidisha had taught me to be patient and start small am very greatful to the lenders.
i deal with motor cycle spare part in uasin gishu county Eldoret , in a outskirt of eldoret a place called Rody, i sell things like tyres, schock, bulbs, etc. all the parts of the motorcycle. this goods are very much in demand because there are many motorbikes in eldoret area, my running capital at the moment is 200,000/= ($2000) i wish to grow it to be awhole sale in the sorrounding. currently i reinvent all the provit to the business as i would wish that it grows. i buy the stock from nairobi yog company and uganda. i want to be the major supplier in the region.
my last loan i used to increase my stock and my shop is looking improved am very proud of my progress am looking forward for a bigger loan.
when i get the loan i will by oil for motorcycle, this will increase my turnover in business since i keep running short of oils. this will cost 21 thousand and give me a profit of 5 thousand , the remaining money i will buy tubes which i also expect a profit of 4 thousand. Kenya shillings.
this will increase the number of customers coming to my shop and also increase my profit margins
Jun 16, 2017
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