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We can create a successful public bank — it’s our money! purpose

Jul. 19, 2021 10:25 am

We can create a successful public bank — it’s our money!

North Dakota's public bank is the most profitable bank in the United States, with up to 17% return on investment. Philadelphia has twice as many people as ND, and a lot more money. Imagine the potential, says guest columnist Constance Billé.
‘Postal banks helped people of little means to be able to save a few hundred dollars’ purpose

Jul. 9, 2021 3:39 pm

‘Postal banks helped people of little means to be able to save a few hundred dollars’

Two members of the Generocity community shared their enthusiasm for the idea of postal banking in response to our daily newsletter's question yesterday.
Postal banking could provide free accounts to 21 million in US without access to a credit union or community bank purpose

Jul. 8, 2021 2:44 pm

Postal banking could provide free accounts to 21 million in US without access to a credit union or community bank

The lack of affordable banking creates real hardships that disproportionately hurt low-income Americans and communities of color, say guest columnists Terri Friedline and Ameya Pawar.
The urgent case for investing small and local funding

Jan. 31, 2020 3:14 pm

The urgent case for investing small and local

"Investing in local businesses is inherently impact investing," says George Cook, the co-founder and CEO of Honeycomb Credit.
Want to really impact a community? Invest in a CDFI funding

Feb. 27, 2019 3:32 pm

Want to really impact a community? Invest in a CDFI

They finance small businesses, affordable housing for vulnerable populations, and community facilities that provide health care services in underserved communities.
Wharton Social Impact Initiative tackles the post-Recession bank stereotype purpose

Jan. 5, 2017 10:07 am

Wharton Social Impact Initiative tackles the post-Recession bank stereotype

Believe it or not, triple-bottom-line banking is a thing. Beneficial State Bank founder Kat Taylor sat down with WSII VP Katherine Klein to talk about it.