Category Archives: Financial

Local Investing Resource Center

We just learned about the Local Investing Resource Center. “The mission of the Local Investing Resource Center is to help expand local investment into small businesses and nonprofits by creating a website that will support local investors and their networks … Continue reading

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Investing for Climate Change

That sounds rather ominous, doesn’t it?  Who wants to “invest” for climate change as it is tantamount to taking personal advantage to a global problem of vast proportions that is guaranteed to cause a lot of human suffering.  So, when … Continue reading

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Slow Money Investment Club (SMIC)

Investing purposely has never been more important than it is today.  Take control of your money, your future, and your local community.  Consider getting involved with a local Slow Money Investment Club (SMIC) that focuses on local food for the … Continue reading

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Financing for Farming

USDA Finalizes New Microloan Program Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a new microloan program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) designed to help small and family operations, beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers secure loans under $35,000. For more … Continue reading

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