Are You Eligible for PG&E’s SHARE Pilot Program?

PG&E’s Subsidized Housing Assistance Relief for Energy (SHARE) Pilot program focuses on mitigating homelessness by resolving the unpaid PG&E energy debt for eligible participants. SHARE eligibility (all required): A subsidized housing assistance participant of a SHARE participating Housing Authority At risk of a service disconnection or inability to secure housing due to an unpaid PG&E

Schools pushing for Financial Literacy

Most Americans need help when managing their expenses. According to FINRA‘s National Financial Capability Study, about 60 percent of the nation’s residents would not be able to pass a basic financial literacy quiz. And when it comes to savings, the Federal Reserve Board estimated about 40 percent of adults in the U.S. don’t have the

New CalSavers Website and Program set to Make Retirement-Saving Easier

California State Treasurer John Chiang has announced the new CalSavers website will launch next month, November, 2018. With nearly half of middle-income workers in the state at risk of retiring into economic hardship, CalSavers will specifically address this personal savings crisis by providing employers and their employees access to a new retirement savings program, helping

SAVE THE DATE! Financial Education Workshop in Sacramento

Financial Education Workshop Speaker: Anita R. Johnson, Financial Psychologist Join Us! PAYDAY LOANS – AVOID THE DEBT TRAP! March 14, 2018 Robertson Community Center 3525 Norwood Ave. Sacramento, CA 95838 6:00pm – 8:00pm National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money, credit,

FDIC Encourages Consumers of All Ages to Set and Achieve Savings Goals

America Saves Week is February 26 – March 3, 2018 The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today is encouraging people to use America Saves Week as an opportunity to develop, or review their progress toward, financial goals. FDIC Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg said, “During America Saves Week, financial institutions and their community partners collaborate to