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Experian and Hispanic Heritage Foundation to host the 2024 Financial Empowerment Summit in Washington DC

Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Latino students and young professionals will learn from a diverse group of financial experts how to build their path to financial well-being

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WASHINGTON, D.C  –The Hispanic Heritage Foundation and Experian will host the 2024 Financial Empowerment Summit at the University of the District of Columbia on Monday, April 15th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This free opportunity is designed for Latino students and young professionals to take control of their future by learning about investing, credit building, and understanding taxes, among other financial education skills.

The 2024 Financial Empowerment Summit will bring together a diverse group of financial experts, including Jully Taveras, Founder of Investing Latina; Kimberly Hamilton, author of Building Wealth on a Dime and Founder of BeWorth Finance; Pamela Sams, Financial Advisor at Jackson Sams Wealth Strategies; Angela Neira, Chief Operations Officer, DAPA Multiservices Advisors LLC, Diana Avellaneda, Senior Accountant (MBA) at DAPA Multiservices Advisors, and Veronica Fuentes, Financial Advisor at Northwestern Mutual, who will share their expertise and insights through interactive sessions, workshops, and panel discussions, aims to provide a platform for Latino students and young professionals to gain culturally relevant financial literacy knowledge, enabling them to jump-start their path to financial wellness, and build generational wealth.

“It’s never too early to learn about the basics of credit and financial literacy. Our goal is to normalize conversations about money matters to financially empower young consumers. We are proud to partner with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation and connect with students and young adults as they begin their financial journey,” said Carol Urton, director of corporate responsibility and sustainability for Experian North America.

This group of participants will also be funneled into the LOFT Network, which is a collective of 300,000 students and youth professionals with access to mentors, resources, networking, workshops, symposia, summits, internships, and full-time positions with Fortune 500 Companies.

About the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s mission focuses on education, workforce, social impact, and culture through the lens of leadership. For more information, visit www.hispanicheritage.org and follow HHF on InstagramFacebookX, and TikTok.

About Experian

Experian is the world’s leading global information services company. During life’s big moments – from buying a home or a car, to sending a child to college, to growing a business by connecting with new customers – we empower consumers and our clients to manage their data with confidence. We help individuals to take financial control and access financial services, businesses to make smarter decisions and thrive, lenders to lend more responsibly, and organizations to prevent identity fraud and crime.

We have 22,000 people operating across 32 countries and every day we’re investing in new technologies, talented people, and innovation to help all our clients maximize every opportunity. With corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, we are listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and are a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

Learn more at www.experianplc.com or visit our global content hub at our global news blog for the latest news and insights from the Group.

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Media contact: Nicolás Peña: nicolas@hispanicheritage.org

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