This webinar features strategies described in a new report published by the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) and NLC's Institute for Youth, Education and Families. The report, Taking the First Step: Six Ways to Start Building Financial Security and Opportunity at the Local Level, highlights innovative, low-cost or no-cost ideas for how city officials can get started in helping families achieve financial stability. These strategies include raising awareness about available services and consumer protections; increasing access to financial education and safe, affordable financial products; preventing foreclosures and predatory lending; and developing model human resource policies.
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Speakers discussed how the six strategies featured in the report have laid the foundation for robust, citywide financial empowerment agendas.
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