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Harnessing the Power of the Community Reinvestment Act To Connect Latinos to Banking Services
Presented at Access to Financial Services Joint Public Hearing on the Community Reinvestment Act Regulation - Atlanta, Georgia
A New Strategy for Building Wealth in Latino Communities
Presented before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services, this testimony discusses the challenges faced by Latinos in financial markets and the role financial counseling plays in assisting them. ...
Improving Retirement Security for Latinos: Overview of Racial and Ethnic Disparities
Presented at the ERISA Advisory Council Disparities for Women and Minorities in Retirement
Putting Our Communities on the Map: The Road to Economic Recovery for Latinos and Other Communities
In my testimony today, I will discuss how the federal governments response to the economic and financial crisis has impacted Latinos. Specifically, I will provide recommendations to improve recovery programs and put Latinos ...
Leveling the Playing Field: The Effect of the Tax Code on Inequity
UnidosUS Testimony Presented at the Hearing on Individual Tax Reform. Submitted to U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Tax Policy on July 18, 2017.
Unscoreable: How the Credit Reporting Agencies Exclude Latinos, Younger Consumers, Low-Income Consumers, and Immigrants
This written statement focuses on how the credit scoring system is biased against low-income consumers, consumers of color, younger consumers, and immigrants through information and stories from our Affiliates. It also ...
Discrimination Against Latinos in Auto Lending
This written statement focuses on how Latinos are affected by the auto loan industry and its pattern and practice of discriminatory lending—especially regarding indirect auto lending and dealer markup practices. It also ...
The State of, and Barriers to, Latino Homeownership
This statement provides a brief history of Latinos’ access to homeownership and identifies three barriers the community currently faces in accessing homeownership.