Second-hand clothing business

Eric Agyei Tuffuor

Kumasi , Ghana

100% repaid



Eric Agyei Tuffuor

Member since

September 2019

On-time repayments

117 installments  •  62%

About Me

I am Eric Agyei Tuffuor a self employed person that trades in the second hand clothes across some various regions of Ghana. I am a graduate of the sunyani technical university and graduated with a Higher National Diploma program in an Electrical and Electronics engineering with a second class upper. After the technical university,I did my national service as a teacher at keniago junior high school where I taught subjects like science, religious and moral education, social studies and that of the Ghanaian language popularly called the *Twi* in our local dialect. After the national service, I went to the university of education winneba at kumasi campus where I was offered a sandwich program in education

but couldn't complete after the
first year because of financial problems. From there, I entered into business where I started selling second hand clothes and business was good I must admit. I did this business for quiet over four years after which I traveled to the United Arab emirates (UAE) which is close to two years. I decided to come home to continue my second hand clothes buying business of which business haven't been so bad but its growing gradually day in and day out. I really appreciate your efforts and support for businesses and a hard working personnel. I am a hardworking person with a good human relationship and a family man with two kids. I am thirty five years of age and a male.Like rice and soup as my favorite food and football and volleyball been my favorite games with Liverpool as my favorite team in the world. I also like reading and listening to music.

My Business

Trader that sells second hand clothes across the regions of Ghana. Business has been good ever since I return from the United Arab emirates. I normally buy these clothes from the wholesalers and sells them witnin various markets across the country. My source of income comes from the money I saved when I was at the United Arab emirates and also from the reputable firm zidisha loan application. My business is a self employed one with the aim of achieving a higher income and planning to be a successful business man and a second clothes dealer as well. I am currently expanding my business by increasing the clothes that I purchase every week and with this business and profit keeps on increases every week. Business has been of useful help to me and I must admit that I am doing well and with the help of zidisha.

Loan Proposal

Hello our dearest lenders, i once again thank you for your support through the loan you have been given to us through the zidisha loan lenders in order for me to purchase more clothes. Like I always do, I will use the loan to acquire more pieces of the second hand clothes business which has been helping me to cater for my needs and my family through the clothes that I have been selling by using the income or the interest that i gained from the clothes selling business to take care of the family and myself through the loan that I always get from the lenders of team zidisha. Like I said earlier, my loan will be used purposely to invest in the second hand clothes business by buying some more pieces of the clothes through which i will be able to increase the profit gained so as to expand my business and to take care of other needs. Thank you team zidisha, thank you lenders.






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Dec 14, 2019

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

2 weeks

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $1.14

Credit risk payment: $5.95



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