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Choking Off Access to Credit

Javier Palomarez | Posted 05.25.2014 | Business
Javier Palomarez

Those already squeezed may soon feel choked as a new, coordinated effort among the U.S. Department of Justice and federal banking agencies threatens to further restrict access to credit.

Hispanic-Owned Businesses Nearly Double In Decade In This State

Yuma Sun | Mara Knaub | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

n the mornings, AnaBella DeAnda can be found in her professional kitchen in Somerton, preparing and canning hot sauce, before heading to her part-time...

5 Latino Companies That Achieved Billions In Revenues

VOXXI | Susana G. Baumann | Posted 11.25.2013 | Latino Voices

It is well-known that the buying power of Latinos has increased six times since 1990 –from $212 billion to an estimated $1.2 trillion in 2013– and...

Top Five Companies Run By Latinos

VOXXI | Susana G. Baumann | Posted 11.23.2013 | Latino Voices

It is well-known that the buying power of Latinos has increased six times since 1990 –from $212 billion to an estimated $1.2 trillion in 2013– and...

Brazil's Amazonian Potential to Tower Over the Social and Digital Media World

Wayne Trujillo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver
Wayne Trujillo

Brazil's sheer size and scope exceed the average American's perception and knowledge of its multitudinous topography and population. Images of tropic...

Latino Entrepreneur Opens Doors In Silicon Valley

EFE | Posted 09.26.2013 | Latino Voices

SAN FRANCISCO – As a tech entrepreneur, Chilean immigrant Pablo Fuentes helps people apply for jobs from their cell phones, while as a mentor he se...

Latino Entrepreneurs Grow Stronger

Arizona Republic | Samuel Murillo | Posted 09.24.2013 | Latino Voices

A desire to spend more time with her four small children motivated Teresa Ornelas to give up her corporate career to start her own business. With h...

Latino Startup Accelerator Partners With Google

TechCrunch | Stephanie Yang | Posted 07.29.2013 | Latino Voices

Manos Accelerator, a program to support Latinos involved in the startup community, has announced a partnership with Google For Entrepreneurs and will ...

Wooing Hispanic Business Leaders

Bloomberg | Lisa Lerer | Posted 05.28.2013 | Latino Voices

Hispanic business leaders will descend on Washington this week for an all-day meeting hosted by top administration officials as President Barack Obama...

The Latino Market Is Open. Really.

Lizelda Lopez | Posted 06.15.2013 | Latino Voices
Lizelda Lopez

The U.S. marketer's Latino dilemma in a nutshell: When it comes to reaching Latinos, U.S. marketers are being severely hampered by a set of very false assumptions.

American Latinos Speak

Ana Maria Fernandez Haar | Posted 11.24.2012 | Latino Voices
Ana Maria Fernandez Haar

In summary, American Latinos in the United States are much more than the undocumented; yet they, too, are part of our story and of our concern. Comprehensive immigration reform need not be inhumane nor undertaken in a vacuum.

Latinos Must Sign Ethnic Affidavit To Qualify For NYC Program

Posted 06.07.2012 | Latino Voices

Do Brazilians count? What about Spaniards? Defining exactly who is "Hispanic" and who is not, when the label should be applied and when it should...

Wirelessly Fueling Business Opportunity and Job Creation

Javier Palomarez | Posted 06.04.2012 | Latino Voices
Javier Palomarez

The jobs potential from wireless is considerable, and of special interest to Hispanic Americans who are suffering from higher unemployment than the national average.

Why Latinos Should Resist Big Government

Israel Ortega | Posted 02.06.2012 | Latino Voices
Israel Ortega

With the Hispanic population poised to continue growing, it would be an awful irony to recreate the very same economic conditions we sought to escape from Latin America.

Hispanics Have Only Three Options to Establish their Voice and Identity in America

Glenn Llopis | Posted 01.21.2012 | Latino Voices
Glenn Llopis

The Hispanic community at large must finally decide how to establish its voice in America, a voice that must educate mainstream audiences about the real opportunities we can create.

AT&T/T-Mobile Combination Is A Good Deal For America And For Latinos

Juan Andrade | Posted 01.18.2012 | Latino Voices
Juan Andrade

In our view, this merger is a winner for Latinos and for all Americans.

Cindy Y. Rodriguez

Businesses Change Names To Appeal To Latinos | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 05.27.2014 | Latino Voices

McLeod Mortuary in Escondido, Calif., not far from the U.S.-Mexico border, recently became more Latino-friendly by changing its name to Funeraria Del ...