Video courtesy of Free Speech TV
Local businesses have created over two thirds of new jobs in recent years. But big-business banks won’t lend to them; locally owned community banks provide the majority of small business loans.
Free Speech TV talks to Stacy Mitchell about the advantages of community banks and how they can aid economic recovery.
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Detroit entrepreneurs are learning to rely on each other, finding the seeds of a new economy in resources discarded by corporate America.
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