Financial Empowerment (MCFE)

MCFE NEWS

MCFE News – General: “Hard-hit consumers can receive free financial counseling in some Michigan communities.” (Detroit Free Press) July 6, 2014

Grand Haven Financial Empowerment Center“New ‘Financial Empowerment Center’ Opens in Grand Haven.” (MLive) July 8, 2014; “City to open Financial Empowerment Center.” (Grand Haven Tribune) July 5, 2014

Oakland County Financial Empowerment Center“Oakland County Treasurer’s Office Opening Free Financial Advice Center.” (The Oakland Press) June 23, 2014; Oakland County Financial Empowerment Center Launch Video

Taylor Financial Empowerment Center“Free Picnic Kicks of New Financial Empowerment Center in Taylor.” (The News-Herald) June 19, 2014; Taylor Financial Empowerment Center Launch Video

Lansing Financial Empowerment Center: In January 2013, the City of Lansing announced selection for funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Living Cities’ Cities for Financial Empowerment (CFE) Fund to create a Financial Empowerment Center, which will provide 4,000 Lansing residents free, one-on-one financial counseling over the next three years. Read more about the project in this CEDAM blog post.