Apps do a lot of things, including help us spend money. To kick off the year right, we’ve rounded up some apps that help us save ― or at least help us spend less. Here are a few that could tune up your budget in 2018, with hardly any effort on your part at all. Continue reading 6 Apps That Save Your Money While You Barely Lift A Finger
By Eric Titner
A new year is often looked at as an opportunity for making positive changes, and we’re all familiar with the tradition of making New Year’s resolutions—as we end each year and look forward to the next, we take stock of the things we want to improve upon or change in our lives.
College marks a significant transition period for many young adults — it’s a time of newfound freedom and the financial responsibilities that come with it. Continue reading Budgeting for College Students: Where to Start
As Hispanics continue to thrive—in education, career, resources, representation—their access to capital and buying power will increase accordingly, and their purchases will have a significant impact on the economy, not the least of which will be the purchase of a home. Continue reading Hispanic Women are the Key to Hispanic Buying Power
Choosing a health insurance plan can be complicated. Knowing just a few things before you compare plans can make it simpler. Continue reading 3 Things to Know Before You Pick a Health Insurance Plan
A personal finance web app by Mi Dinero Mi Futuro targets Latino millennials
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month last year, Mi Dinero Mi Futuro (My Money My Future Inc.)—a mission driven company that helps communities of color build wealth for their families and communities—announced the launch of its online personal finance solution, Money Made Simple™, for underserved millennials to help them manage their money and make better money decisions. Continue reading Money Made Simple
By Diana Britton
While Hispanic and African American adults say it’s in the best interest of financial advisory firms to hire more minority advisors, they are less concerned that their own personal advisor be the same ethnicity or race, according to a new survey by Edward Jones. Continue reading Minority Clients Want Culturally Diverse Advisory Firms
With the recent conclusion of another annual celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, here are business data that show gains in America’s Hispanic-owned businesses. The following data is based on statistics as of December 2016. Continue reading Hispanic-Owned Businesses on the Rise
We’ve all dreamed of what we would do if we won the lottery. Take care of our family. Send our kids to college. Buy our dream house. Travel. The list goes on and on.
Continue reading One in ten Latino families cite winning the lottery as a method to pay for a child’s education
For Michael Alfaro, 29, who was recently married, home is a rent-controlled Los Angeles apartment while he and his wife save for a home. For Pamela Cervera, 30, and her boyfriend, it’s a condo they purchased together in Washington. The two millennials may not know it, but both are on the front edge of an important anticipated boost in home ownership. Continue reading Latino Millennials’ Home Ownership Is Key for Housing Market Growth