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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that, am happy because I have owned a bull, better kitchen utensils, good bedings and descent clothes for my self and family members.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received my money, I became very happy.
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my first transfer for purchasing a bull at 660,000 ugx, 3 mattresses at 256,000 ugx, clothes for my self and family members at 127,000 ugx, kitchen utensils at 77,000 ugx. I also paid school fees for my child at 78,300 ugx, cleared a debt at 20,000 ugx, gave my sick mother 100,000 ugx, 10,000 ugx for transporting my self and the remaining money am planning to spent on buying food for the family.
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What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means i will buy cattle for ploughing and some household basic needs.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the morning when I wake up healthy under God Grace.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is sustaining the family and catering for school fees of my children.