In the wake of the financial crisis, investors are faced with a stark choice: entrust their hard-earned dollars to the Wall Street casino, or settle for anemic interest rates on savings, bonds, and CDs. Meanwhile, small businesses are being starved for the credit and capital they need to grow. There's got to be a better way. In Locavesting: The Revolution in Local Investing and How to Profit from It, Amy Cortese takes us inside the local investing movement, where solutions to some of the nation's most pressing problems are taking shape.
"A must read for an informed citizen."
"A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most of the Money" is from the July 20, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Amy Cortese and narrated by Sam Scholl.