LULAC Virtual Summit 2020
Financial Literacy: Regaining our Financial Footing after COVID-19
Latinos earn significantly less income on average than white Americans and they also fall victim to predatory lending practices. This panel will discuss how COVID-19 is impacting Latinos’ employment and financial stability along longer-term challenges such as retirement, wealth, the importance of money mentors, and how to alleviate Latino student loan debt.
Ruben Barrales, Senior Vice President Wells Fargo
Abigail Zapote, Executive Director Latinos for a Secure Retirement
Jannese Torres-Rodriguez, Creator and Host Yo Quiero Dinero Podcast
Aracely Panameño, Director of Latino Affairs Center for Responsible Lending
Recorded on August 13, 2020