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“Personal installment loans are often a critical lifeline for borrowers with limited credit options, allowing them to pay for unexpected expenses or to consolidate debts.”

- Assistant Attorney General Bill Baer, Justice Department Antitrust Division (2015)

“In both rich and poor countries alike, credit institutions have favored the rich and in so doing, have pronounced a death sentence on the poor… "

- Muhammad Yunus, Banker to the Poor (1999)

“We recognize the need for emergency credit. At the same time, it is important that these products actually help consumers, rather than harm them.”

-Richard Cordray, CFPB, Birmingham, AL (Jan 2013)

“Payday borrowers strongly support requiring the loans to have affordable installment payments.”

- Pew Charitable Trusts

AFSAEF Releases New MoneySKILL Courses on AFSA University

April 26th, 2021|Comments Off on AFSAEF Releases New MoneySKILL Courses on AFSA University

Coinciding with Financial Capability Month, the AFSA Education Foundation has released three new MoneySKILL® personal finance courses on the AFSA University training and education platform. The platform provides important compliance training for AFSA companies, [...]

Financial Capability Month: Focus on the Jump$tart Coalition

April 14th, 2021|Comments Off on Financial Capability Month: Focus on the Jump$tart Coalition

On March 31, 2021, the White House issued a proclamation on National Financial Capability Month, which has been recognized every April since 2003 in the United States. The proclamation noted that financial education builds [...]

Illinois Letter Counters “Public Banks and Postal Service” Claims

March 30th, 2021|Comments Off on Illinois Letter Counters “Public Banks and Postal Service” Claims

A devastating new law that will destroy non-bank lending in Illinois recently received support in the form of an opinion piece in the Chicago Sun-Times. In it, the authors claim that public banks and [...]

April is Financial Literacy Month! @Forbes gives more information & resources that raise awareness about financial literacy. Also, check out @AFSAEducationFN's MoneySKILL program that increased students' financial knowledge by about 60%. http://ow.ly/w2gA50Emx82 #MoneySKILLMatters

There's still time to take part in Financial Literacy Month with @AFSAEducationFN's new MoneySKILL personal finance courses on AFSA University! Share your success stories using #MoneySKILLMatters. For more info visit: http://ow.ly/noPe50EgPv6.

AFSA releases new #financialliteracy courses in #FinancialLiteracyMonth

https://nilaonline.org/2021/04/26/afsaef-releases-new-moneyskill-courses-on-afsa-university/

Focus on the JumpStart Colation for #financialcapabilitymonth

https://nilaonline.org/2021/04/14/financial-capability-month-focus-on-the-jumptart-coalition/

.@AFSAEducationFN Releases MoneySkill Courses on @AFSA_DC University #financialcapability #FinancialLiteracyMonth

https://nilaonline.org/2021/04/26/afsaef-releases-new-moneyskill-courses-on-afsa-university/

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