OBG: b&b127 How Entrepreneurs of Color can close the racial wealth gap
As we continue our coverage of CFED’s 2016 Assets Learning Conference, we go deep on another critical topic for People of Color and closing the racial wealth gap.
Entrepreneurship is another form of ownership and a way to build wealth in the US. While certainly more risky than homeownership in some ways, it is also a way to take skills and talents that you have and create value for your community.
In this episode, we walk you through some of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs of Color face, particularly Black and Latinx folks, as they try to start, build, and sustain their small businesses, along with some of our thoughts on how to overcome these obstacles.