I haven’t heard much ‘latino invasion’ idiocy from Aaron Brown in weeks. Sure, we all know that undocumented workers represent the foundation of parts of the service or agricultural industries. Here’s a take on their spending power:
At the same time, though, the fast-growing undocumented population is coming to be seen as an untapped engine of growth. In the past several years, big U.S. consumer companies — banks, insurers, mortgage lenders, credit-card outfits, phone carriers, and others — have decided that a market of 11 million or so potential customers is simply too big to ignore.