Our current environment means many are looking for advice and guidance to help navigate the road ahead, which is why we’re hosting a special virtual event on Vox.com premiering tomorrow, August 6. Money Talks: Home Habits will focus on how to manage finances within our new at-home lifestyles and address the most pressing financial questions people are facing have today. This will provide you the tools to help your clients facing similar challenges.
You will need to register for the event ahead of time *here**. The event premieres on August 6, where attendees can watch the recorded Better Money Habits presentation as well as participate in a LIVE Q&A with our Bank of America financial specialists beginning at 4 p.m. EST. Attendees can listen the recording anytime between 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. EST based on what fits their schedule and participate in the 60 minute virtual event.
Thanks as always for your partnership, and we hope to “see” you there!
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** If the RSVP link is not accessible from your work device, you may wish to access the event page from a personal device.
The next Bank On Save Up Mini Grant application is open.
Up to $500 is available per grant period for nonprofit, faith based and/or community groups to help off-set the cost of providing basic financial education classes. See instructions for additional information about grant requirements. Classes may be offered online or in person following CDC guidelines.
The grant application is due Friday, August 21th by 5:00 pm for the period September 1 to December 11, 2020. Grant applications must be completed through the new on-line grant portal. Please complete your application on-line using this link. https://uwgsl.tfaforms.net/4602847
Instructions for the Mini Grant are found here. The training is Monday, August 10 from 10 am to 11 am.
To join the online class click the link below:
Call in Information:
Meeting ID: 391 429 0390
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Grant recipients will be notified on August 28.
Saving your work: It is possible to save your work and come back to it later. You will need to create a username and password to do this.
Printing the completed application: To print and submit the application, remember to:
Hit “submit,” then “print” and them “confirm.”
You should receive an email with a copy of your application information.
Please let Jane Jung or I know if you have any questions.
This class will discuss the actual cost of payday lending and the effects it has on the consumer, and discuss the predatory lending laws. The class will focus on the different types of predatory lenders and how they actually work. Lastly, it will provide the participants with alternatives to predatory lending and companies.
This class is virtual – online and is available through August 16.