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

Save Money

for financial needs and goals by building good credit

A Citywide Movement

to strengthen communities and support residents

Start today!

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

Feb
21
Wed
6:00 pm Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Ori... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Ori... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This 50-minute information session provides a description of the free financial/career coaching program offered at the Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment for Boston residents, as well as job hunting and career services available. In addition,…
Feb
22
Thu
4:00 pm Free Credit Building Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Free Credit Building Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Having a hard time understanding credit and how it affects you? Would you like to learn how to improve your credit score?  This workshop will discuss the basics of reading a credit report and explain…
Feb
26
Mon
11:00 am Free Avoiding Predatory Products... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Free Avoiding Predatory Products... @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This workshop will provide an overview of predatory services and non-traditional banking services that should be avoided. These include but are not limited to: Payday Loans Check Cashing Services Rent to Own Pawnshops Title loan…

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!