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Micro Loans Come To Charlotte

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Micro Loans Come To Charlotte A couple of years ago we talked to the CEO of a company that was finding large amounts of success in granting very tiny loans - "micro loans" - which allowed individuals and small businesses the money they needed to start or improve their businesses- money they could not have gotten through traditional bank systems. The practice of granting micro loans has helped transform the economy of individuals throughout several impoverished countries around the world and this type of loan could soon be available in Charlotte. We'll hear more about how banks and the city are working together to make it happen. Guests Joe Mynatt - Managing Director, Corporate Banking at Wells Fargo John Lassiter - President, Carolina Legal Staffing LLC Sara Garces Roselli - CEO, REDF Marketing, LLC & Co-Founder, Packard Place: Charlotte's Center for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Community Add and read comments