Bwana Richard danced with joy after becoming the 22nd new homeowner through our Newberry affordable homeownership program. “I’m so excited that it doesn’t even feel…
Financial coaching helps participants manage income, reduce debt, review credit, and plan for a more successful economic future.
We offer one-on-one financial coaching and financial capability workshops. Our financial capabilities curriculum covers many important topics, including:
Financial capability is provided through our Center for Working Families. We can advise you on how to keep your homes when facing a crisis, through counseling, debt restructuring and loss mitigation alternatives.
Experts strongly recommend financial coaching, especially for new homeowners, because of its proven success in helping families manage and protect their homes.
To participate in financial capability and work with a financial coach, you must be participating in one or more of the other programs offered by Southwest Economic Solutions, which include pre-purchase counseling, Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF), Earn + Learn, adult literacy, and ProsperUS.
86 improved their net worth and 124 improved their credit score.