Costs of immigration crackdowns

Since Donald Trump became president, the family has been saving for something he said he hopes never comes to pass: detention and possible deportation for immigrating to the country illegally. by Hannah Knowles READ MORE ...

MAF at the Mexican Consulate of San Jose

MAF is excited to launch a new program with the Mexican Consulate of San Jose: free financial education to anyone who comes to receive services at the Mexican Consulate. by NBC's Comunidad Del Valle VIEW MORE ...

A toll on immigrants’ pocketbooks

More intense immigration enforcement conducted since President Donald Trump took office is greatly affecting the lives of immigrant families, not just in their homes, but also in workplaces, according to a national press briefing by Ready California and New America Media. MAF's new Financial Emergency Action Plan for Immigrants offer tips for protecting your home, business, and assets during these ...

Working undocumented

Immigrants' fear may have a chilling effect on consumer spending. "People are not buying homes. They're not building their business," said Mohan Kanungo, director of programs and engagement at Mission Asset Fund. "And that certainly has a large impact that I think remains to be seen for us to quantify." by Elena Shore READ MORE ...

Bill protecting immigrants advances in CA

Immigrants' fear may have a chilling effect on consumer spending. “People are not buying homes. They’re not building their business,” said Mohan Kanungo, director of programs and engagement at Mission Asset Fund. “And that certainly has a large impact that I think remains to be seen for us to quantify.” by Elena Shore READ MORE   ...

Lawmakers protect undocumented workers

Anti-immigrant rhetoric has led to a palpable fear among immigrants, who may now be making decisions based on that fear. It also may have a chilling effect on consumer spending. “People are not buying homes. They’re not building their business,” said Mohan Kanungo, director of programs and engagement at MAF. MAF recently released a Financial Emergency Action Plan for Immigrants, which gives ...