Some Choose To Keep Their Cash In Their Neighborhood

A NEW KIND OF LOCAL

For some investors, deciding where to put their money isn’t just about making a buck. Some look for social or environmental returns as well as financial ones. Now, some people also want a local return, and some businesses are are doing a kind of local crowd-sourcing for loans.


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“It’s the life that might have been mine…”

For a long time, it was almost a given that farming stayed in the family, but that’s not always the case anymore for young people starting out, including our commentator Rebecca Everett, a reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette.