The small loan is offered to a female entrepreneur only. The core objective of this product is to empower the women in the country so that they can contribute to the economy effectively.

The key features of this loan are:

The loan is for expansion of small businesses only.

Helps underprivileged to overcome the dependency on moneylenders.

Develops a self-help mentality and self-employment capacity of the entrepreneurs.

Makes the underprivileged communities self-reliant through involving in income-generating activities.

Loan ceiling (1st loan)ZMW 1,000 – K 4,000
Follow-on loanUp to ZMW 4,000
Loan processing feesApplicable
No. of instalments24
Loan duration / period6 months
Processing time for 1st loan1 - 4 weeks
Grace period0 weeks
Age limit for first loan: 18 - 60
For follow-on loan: maximum 65
Subject to a physical condition
Maximum loan limitZMW 4,000
Collateral requirementnot required