Did you know that 1 in 3 Bostonians has a low or no credit score?

Try taking these steps to build good credit!

the rules and tools of credit building, and how credit impacts our life decisions

our credit scores with easy actions, and get the best deals on products and services

to trusted community resources that can help us reach financial goals

One-on-one Coaching

and other resources available at our partner organizations

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for financial needs and goals by building good credit

A Citywide Movement

to strengthen communities and support residents

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Want to build good credit? Find out how at a free workshop at the Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment or at one of our partners.

Upcoming Events

Jun
19
Tue
11:00 am Don’t Get Scammed – Avoiding Pre... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Don’t Get Scammed – Avoiding Pre... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Don’t be a victim! This workshop will cover and explain predatory services and non-traditional banking services that should be avoided, including but not limited to: Payday Loans, Check Cashing Services, Rent to Own, Pawnshops and…
5:00 pm Credit Counseling Boot Camp Part 2 @ Urban Edge
Credit Counseling Boot Camp Part 2 @ Urban Edge
Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This program is a 3 hour intensive, instructor lead class on credit basics that covers the essentials of credit ranging from the definition of credit, to building good credit and obtaining and reading a credit…
5:30 pm IBA: How to Understand Your Cred... @ IBA Community Technology Center
IBA: How to Understand Your Cred... @ IBA Community Technology Center
Jun 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Credit can be complicated, so we’ll help you break it down. Understand why monitoring & maintaining good credit is important.

Test your knowledge: what can affect a credit score?

A. Income
B. Always paying a phone bill on time
C. Amount of money owed
D. Using a debit card

Answer:

Amount of money owed!