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Category: Info for consumers |
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Going virtual with your financial consultations during the Coronavirus emergency

As Americans face financial uncertainty, financial coaching and financial counseling can play an important role in helping people make informed decisions. At the same time, financial practitioners are having to adapt to working remotely with their clients. We have tips to help you go virtual.

Category: Data, research, and reports |
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Financial coaching can benefit consumers

Financial coaching can help consumers achieve their financial goals.  It’s a strategy that financial educators can implement with the people they serve.  Read more about our two briefs: “Financial Coaching: A Strategy to Improve Financial Well-Being” and “Implementing Financial Coaching: Implications for Practitioners.”

Category: Info for consumers |
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Your Money, Your Goals: Financial empowerment tools for social services

Many people feel overwhelmed by their financial situations, and they may not know where to go for help. For many low-income Americans, frontline staff of nonprofit and public social services programs are in a unique position to provide that help. To support their efforts, we’ve developed and field-tested a toolkit for financial services programs called Your Money, Your Goals.

Category: At the CFPB |
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Financial coaching services to transitioning veterans and economically vulnerable consumers

Whether you are a veteran transitioning to life in the civilian world or a consumer facing economic challenges – for example, seeking work after becoming unemployed or coping with a housing crisis – having a trusted, well-informed advisor can increase your odds of success. That’s why we’re launching a new initiative – the first consumer […]