Housing

From the Shelter to Self-Sufficiency

“The Urban League rescued me and gave me hope, stability, and confidence that I can attain any goal that I set. The FEC program has allowed me to feel more confident in my abilities to live a self-sufficient life and not depend on others.”
 
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Bernard’s Rainy Day — from Foreclosure to Flourishing

Bernard S. was living the good life in Orlando when the unexpected occurred. His wife lost her job, which made it difficult to keep up with their $900 monthly mortgage payments. Even though they were able to eventually receive disability income, there was a 3 month period during which she had no income and fell behind.
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Chicago Urban League Coaches Tamika to Her Financial Goals

Tamika W. was an Administrative Assistant for 10 years before losing her job. As an unemployed single mother she was unable to pay her bills, and within a few months Tamika and her son found themselves living in her car.
 
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From the Shelter to Self-Sufficiency

“The Urban League rescued me and gave me hope, stability, and confidence that I can attain any goal that I set. The FEC program has allowed me to feel more confident in my abilities to live a self-sufficient life and not depend on others.”
 
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Bernard’s Rainy Day — from Foreclosure to Flourishing

Bernard S. was living the good life in Orlando when the unexpected occurred. His wife lost her job, which made it difficult to keep up with their $900 monthly mortgage payments. Even though they were able to eventually receive disability income, there was a 3 month period during which she had no income and fell behind.
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Chicago Urban League Coaches Tamika to Her Financial Goals

Tamika W. was an Administrative Assistant for 10 years before losing her job. As an unemployed single mother she was unable to pay her bills, and within a few months Tamika and her son found themselves living in her car.
 
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U.S. Treasury Launches myRA

Millions of Americans are not saving for retirement, including many in the African American community. According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute, 48 percent of African American workers do not work for an employer that sponsors a pension or retirement plan. The U.S.

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The Continued Drive Towards a Deeper Recovery

By Guest Blogger David C. Van Leeuwen, Esq.
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National Urban League and Wells Fargo Present: Hands on Banking®

Do you want to become an expert on managing your money?

Do you struggle from week to week and wonder how you’ll ever be prepared for retirement?

Are your bills too high and income too low?

Do you have goals like a vacation, buying a home or even investing but don’t know how to get started?


Chances are you could use more tools to help you reach those goals.
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I pledge to responsibly commit my time and talent to ensure that the nation is empowered to achieve the following goals by 2025:

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