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Benta's family
Benta
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
20
homeHousehold Size:
7
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
We 25900 KES of the first lumpsum in buying building materials (timber, iron sheets and nails) and used the rest of the money in paying dowry.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My life is better we are at peace in our family because we managed to clear the debt of dowry.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my Token payment on purchase of seats for 9,000 KES and my children’s shoes for 1,000 KES
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on construction of a new house.
 
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access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to build my own house. Finally l would wish to buy household items for my house.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that we have struggled to up bring our children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is lack of money to build my own house.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in morning when I able to get some one pleat her hair and get some money.