Disruptors for Good

Mrs. Green’s World is a podcast that interviews “Disruptors for Good.” Last month, our director Danny Knee got together with Mike Peel of Local First Arizona for an interview. Danny
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The Need for Responsible Lending Has Never Been Greater

Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced it would scale back an existing plan to protect consumers from predatory lenders. The need for responsible lenders has never been greater.
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Sometimes A Little Loan Goes A Long Way

This article originally appeared in the October 26, 2018 edition of Inside Tucson Business. By Danny Knee, Executive Director of Community Investment Corporation I would hardly be the first person to
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Limiting the Damage – The Rationale for an Alternative to Predatory Lending

By Nick Henry and Danny Knee “No credit? No problem!” “Need fast cash? We can help!” These are the types of seductive tag lines you see all around town, or
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AZ Charter Schools Set the Pace for Academic Improvement

The scores released April 10, 2018 from the National Assessment for Educational Progress show charter students significantly outperforming district and private school peers across the state. The results show significant
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5 Points Market & Restaurant

On nearly any weekend morning, seating is at a premium at the bustling 5 Points Market and Restaurant.  It is proof that Tucsonans are buying what owners Brian Haskins and
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