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l spend 30000 kshs to pay school for my son in high school, l bought cupboard of 13800 kshs, l also had a loan of 5000 kshs from a micro-finance so l use the transfer to pay the remaining balance l spend to buy food in the house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My life has really change because my child was sent from school and now he is back without any problem.
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I gave my son who hustle in the city 4,000 KES. I also purchased foodstuffs for family consumption.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to enlarge my house because my current house is too small. I'm also planning to pay school fees to my son who is joining collage this year.
access_time almost 5 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We are planning to establish our home and build a house there because we had already planned to move out of my father in law's compound. We would like to spend the remaining amount on school fees.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement has been owning sufficient farm produce that is enough to feed my family.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is the burden of raising school fees for my children and how I can ensure that they have enough food to eat.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning because it is a new beginning and I start planning how the day will be.