Recognize and prevent fraud and scams during the coronavirus pandemic.
Cómo reconocer y prevenir el fraude y las estafas durante la pandemia del coronavirus.
Kilalanin at iwasan ang panloloko at mga scam sa panahon ng pandaigdigang salot ng coronavirus
Nhận biết và ngăn chặn gian lận và lừa đảo trong đại dịch coronavirus.
코로나바이러스 팬데믹 기간 동안 사기를 미리 알고 예방하세요.
We have resources for financial caregivers helping people who cannot manage their money or property themselves during the coronavirus pandemic.
Contamos con recursos para los cuidadores financieros que están ayudando a aquellos que no pueden manejar su dinero o propiedades por sí mismos, durante la pandemia del coronavirus.
Mga tips [payo] para sa mga tagapag-alaga pampananalapi sa panahon ng pandaigdigang salot ng coronavirus
Mayroon kaming mga mapagkukunan ng impormasyon at suporta para sa mga tagapag-alaga pampananalapi na tumutulong sa mga taong hindi kayang pangasiwaan ang kanilang pera o ari-arian sa panahon ng pandaigdigang salot.
사기꾼들은 목표 대상을 지인이든 아니든 고령층으로 설정하는 경우가 많은데, 이는 고령층이 많은 자산을 보유하고 있거나, 은퇴 연금이나 저축 등의 형태로 고정 소득이 있으며, 친절하고 다른 사람을 잘 믿는 경향이 있기 때문입니다.
Chúng tôi có các nguồn lực cho những người chăm sóc tài chính, giúp những người không thể tự quản lý tiền hoặc tài sản của bản thân trong đại dịch Coronavirus.
Opportunity for organizations that serve economically vulnerable populations to receive support
We’re now accepting applications for the Your Money, Your Goals 2020 cohort.
The Bureau welcomes 40 organizations to the 2019 Your Money, Your Goals cohort. Public and private organizations working in community, faith-based, workplace, academic and prison settings will receive training and technical assistance to expand the reach of financial empowerment tools and information to economically vulnerable consumers.
Check your mailbox: Veterans with severe disabilities and student loans should keep an eye out for this
The Department of Education is sending letters to veterans with severe disabilities notifying them that they may be eligible for a tax-free discharge of their outstanding student loans. Here’s what to look for if you’re eligible.
Borrowers whose student loans are forgiven due to death or disability will no longer have to pay federal income taxes on those forgiven loans. Now, tens of thousands of disabled veterans and hundreds of thousands of people living with severe disabilities are eligible for new student loan protections.
As we observe the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, we are announcing a new financial empowerment tool for people with disabilities. Our companion guide contains information and tips based on insights from people with disabilities and organizations that serve the disability community.
Announcing the 30 new organizations joining the Focus on People with Disabilities 2017 cohort
These organizations that will integrate financial empowerment into their existing services for consumers with disabilities.
Americans with disabilities disproportionately live in poverty; are more than twice as likely to use nonbank financial services such as payday loans and check cashing; and 80 percent have no emergency savings to absorb a financial shock. Americans with disabilities, like all consumers, have the right to fair treatment in the financial marketplace and access to tools that can help them improve their financial lives.
Our job is to empower consumers by providing them with the information they need to make the best financial decisions for themselves and their families. As part of our mission to protect and empower all consumers, we’re launching ROADS (Reach Outcomes. Achieve Dreams. Succeed) to Financial Independence – a first-of-its-kind nationwide initiative to provide financial counseling services to people with disabilities who are working or transitioning into the workforce.
We’re releasing our third annual Fair Lending Report, which details the important strides we have taken over the last year to protect consumers from credit discrimination and increase access to credit.
Today, we’re reminding lenders that placing unnecessary documentation requirements on recipients of Social Security disability income, including disabled veterans, may raise fair lending concerns. Following the guidelines and standards noted in the bulletin may help lenders comply with fair lending laws.
We know that individuals with disabilities often face barriers and challenges in moving toward economic security and self-sufficiency. That’s why we’re committed to making sure that these individuals have the help and support they need to begin planning and saving for their financial goals. Over the past year, our team has traveled across the country; […]