Issue 4, 2008—November 2008 Issue
First Homes broadens homeownership opportunities in Rochester
Through its community land trust program and comprehensive plan for downtown revitalization, a local nonprofit organization works to provide affordable homes for low- and moderate-income families in the Rochester, Minn., area.
Oglala Sioux and State of South Dakota sign historic lien-filing agreement
A newly signed UCC lien-filing agreement between the Oglala Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota is designed to facilitate business and consumer lending on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
Directo a Mexico helps customers join the financial system
The Directo a Mexico remittance service could have two major benefits: helping financial institutions in the U.S. compete more effectively in the money-transfer market, and increasing the number of Mexicans who use the mainstream banking system.