Safe Banking: Resources for Recovery

Mateo ParsonsBlog

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Every dollar counts in this crisis. Don’t spend critical time and money to access your income and benefits. There are safe, affordable checking account options that have low or no fees, no overdraft charges, and free online & mobile bill pay features. Some can be set up online and others can be opened in person via drive-through windows.  Why try … Read More

Colorado Workers Need a Secure Savings Plan

Retirement Security Working GroupBlog

  For nearly half of the workers in Colorado’s private sector, saving for retirement doesn’t even feel like an option. The systemic barriers to saving are vast and far-reaching, especially for people who earn lower wages or work for small businesses, including high rates of people of color and younger workers. A lack of time, know-how, social constraints, and behavioral … Read More

Confronting Disparities, Building Opportunities

Financial Education & Asset Building Working GroupBlog

We will focus our 2018-2019 work on building deeper community ties around the pillars of community investment, entrepreneurship, and financial education.

Time to Meet the Challenge of Student Debt Head On

Student Debt Working GroupBlog

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Failures within the student loan servicing industry are eerily similar to those prevalent within the mortgage industry that precipitated the Great Recession of 2008. We won’t sit back and allow these servicers to continue to fail Colorado consumers.