Do Latino Neighborhoods Have More to Fear from Gentrification?

Do Latino Neighborhoods Have More to Fear from Gentrification?

NewsTaco July 3, 2015

*A fascinating read! It turns out that traditional Latino neighborhoods are more prone to gentrification because new white residents are less likely to move into a neighborhood that has a […]

Finalists revealed: VL Innovators Challenge

NewsTaco February 18, 2015

*Check it out, this is transformative energy. Nine Latin@ project finalists that use tech to change lives and futures. The winners will be awarded $500,000.00 in grants. Look through the […]

How to Add Ecommerce Capability to Your Pinterest Board

January 9, 2013

By Jesse Luna, NewsTaco This video tutorial shows you how to add ecommerce capability to your Pinterest Board. To make this happen we will tie our Pinterest pins to a social media friendlyecommerce site, Gumroad. […]

2.3 Million Latino Business Owners Contribute To The Economy

March 1, 2012

By Susana Baumann Hispanic business owners play an important role in their communities that need not to be underestimated. Back in January, the Obama Administration announced the consolidation of the Small Business Administration as a […]

When Gentrification Goes Wrong: Chicago Bakery’s Racist Snafu

February 28, 2012

By Jose Cruz, Last week In less than 48 hours a controversy erupted within the Humbolt Park community of Chicago. Local Bucktown bakery Tipsy Cake owner Naomi Levine’s insensitive comments […]

Lawsuits Can Plague Latino Owned Small Businesses

February 1, 2012

By Lisa Rickard and Hector Barreto Americans often think of lawsuit abuse as a problem associated with larger businesses.  But small businesses bear a large portion of the lawsuit burden […]

One Way To Help Latina Entrepreneurs

November 9, 2011

Brenda Carrera cannot put her finger exactly on what it was that inspired her to become a business owner, but she does say it’s something she’s wanted to do for […]