FINANCIAL CAPACITY & CREDIT BUILDING
OneUnited Bank's Financial Education Center offers an array of resources and learning materials to help empower people to make informed financial decisions. It provides access to financial education videos, articles, webinars, and tools to help with assessing credit and learning how to manage money.
Community Financial Resources, Inc.
Community Financial Resources, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides free financial education and counseling services to help individuals and families make informed financial decisions that will improve their lives. They provide assistance with budgeting, debt management, foreclosure prevention, credit building, and homebuyer education. They also provide services to help individuals and families protect their financial health and build strong financial futures. They provide one-on-one counseling and workshops, as well as online resources and tools to help individuals and families make informed financial decisions. They also provide financial education and counseling sessions to help individuals and families understand their options and make informed financial decisions. Community Financial Resources is committed to helping people make better financial decisions and improve their financial lives.
Fingerhut is an online shopping site that offers credit building services to its customers. Through Fingerhut, customers can apply for a line of credit to purchase items on the site, and then pay off the balance over time. By making their payments on time and in full, customers can build their credit, making it easier for them to obtain financing for larger purchases in the future. Fingerhut also offers special financing for certain items, allowing customers to pay off their purchases over a certain period of time. With Fingerhut, customers can shop for the items they need while also building their credit.
National Urban League
The National Urban League and Experian have partnered to support financial inclusion. The partnership will focus on providing access to credit building tools, resources, and products to people of color and other underserved communities. The goal is to create an environment of economic empowerment and promote financial stability. The partnership will also provide educational materials and resources to help individuals understand and improve their credit scores. This is a great step forward in creating a more equitable financial system that makes credit building more accessible to those who need it.