Credit Where It’s Due: Innovative Asset-Building Strategies
12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Over 200,000 Bay Area families struggle to get loans, cash checks or rent apartments, and an average of 9.5 percent of their annual take-home pay goes toward predatory lenders’ fees. Learn how the Mission Asset Fund’s Lending Circles model has started to provide group access to affordable loans and help build credit, giving borrowers a path into the financial system.
+ Jose Quiñonez / Mission Asset Fund