Racial Wealth Gap Persists Despite Degree, Study Says (NY Times article)
Why Didn't Higher Education Protect Hispanic and Black Wealth? (Report)
The Economic Status of Latinas Report (HOPE Report)
Tools and Resources
Small Business Administration (website) - Federal Agency to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.
GoBiz (website) - Go-Biz serves as California’s single point of contact for economic development and job creation efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government, and much more.
Mint.com(website) - Free budget tool
Financial Literacy Lab(website)- Free financial literacy tools
The Adelante Movement (website) - the Adelante Movement aims to connect Latinas to jobs, start-up money, franchises and entrepreneurial opportunities.