Other Financial Education
Guiding People to Financial Fitness Through Education
NIBC offers a series of classes designed to help people make strategic decisions about how they spend their income. Participants learn how to establish (or rebuild) good credit, avoid scams and predatory high-cost loans and credit cards, set financial goals and make spending choices that separate ‘needs’ from ‘wants’. Classes include:
- Establish Credit and Rebuild Good Credit
- Avoid Customer Scams
- Create a Savings Plan
- Prepare for Homeownership and other Long-term Goals
- Good Tenant Workshop
- Financial Coaching
One-on-one sessions targeting specific issues around budgets, identify theft, and repairing credit, predatory lending, fair housing/lending practices.
Classes are designed to help individuals and families re-build, repair and establish credit; budgeting, and savings to pay down debt, save for homeownership, purchase car, etc.