Philadelphia: Aging at Risk of Financial Exploitation

Philadelphia: Aging at Risk of Financial Exploitation

Much has been said about impact of the millennials, which can make it easy to forget that baby boomers will soon reach retirement age. From 1999 to 2009, the nation’s aging population grew from 35.3 to 39.6 million and will reach an estimated 55 million by 2020, according the World Health Organization. Philadelphia is no […]

 

North Philadelphia: Second-Generation Immigrant Creates Haven for Startups

North Philadelphia: Second-Generation Immigrant Creates Haven for Startups

Across from the local 7-Eleven and other corporate establishments that are proliferating across Cecil B. Moore Avenue on Temple University’s main campus, the Fox School of Business’ Small Business Development Center has been helping the local community create start-ups since 1983. Pearl Wang-Herrera (above), a second-generation immigrant from China, began guiding potential entrepreneurs in 2002. As […]