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Free Credit Building Workshop 4:00 pm
Free Credit Building Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 6 @ 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…
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Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Orientation Session 6:00 pm
Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Orientation Session @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 7 @ 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,…
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Free How to Complete an Online Job Application Workshop 10:00 am
Free How to Complete an Online Job Application Workshop @ Roxbury Center of Financial Empowerment
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn the basics of how to navigate, complete, and submit an online job application portals, including what information to include, when to include a cover letter, the appropriate email, how to follow up.  You should…
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Free Credit Building Workshop 11:00 am
Free Credit Building Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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…
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Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Orientation Session 6:00 pm
Free VITA Tax Clinic Evening Orientation Session @ 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,…
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Free Credit Building Workshop 4:00 pm
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…
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Free Avoiding Predatory Products Workshop 11:00 am
Free Avoiding Predatory Products Workshop @ 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…
Free Credit Building Workshop 6:00 pm
Free Credit Building Workshop @ Central Boston Elder Services
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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…
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Free How To Rehabilitate Student Loans Workshop 10:00 am
Free How To Rehabilitate Student Loans Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This workshop will cover the process of rehabilitating and becoming current on delinquent federal student loans. This workshop is free, but we ask that you please register in advance in person or by calling 617-541-2670.

Coming Soon

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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 the credit score and scoring models.

As part of the Boston Builds Credit program, we want you to understand:

(1) Why credit is important.
(2) That you don’t have to be rich to have good credit but you need to understand how the system works.
(3) There are free resources right in your neighborhood to help you build your credit, such as financial coaching at the Roxbury Center.

This workshop is free, but we ask that you please register in advance in person or by calling 617-541-2670.

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Free Avoiding Predatory Products Workshop @ 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 vendors

This workshop is free, but we ask that you please register in advance in person or by calling 617-541-2670.

Free Credit Building Workshop @ Central Boston Elder Services
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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 the credit score and scoring models.

As part of the Boston Builds Credit program, we want you to understand:

(1) Why credit is important.
(2) That you don’t have to be rich to have good credit but you need to understand how the system works.
(3) There are free resources right in your neighborhood to help you build your credit, such as financial coaching at the Roxbury Center.

Following this event, staff and volunteers will be available to pull credit scores without charge and review credit reports with any interested participant.   Free parking is available at the nearby Blair lot or on the street.   Event is located across the street from the Dudley MBTA station.

This workshop is free, but we ask that you please register in advance in person or by calling 617-541-2670.

Feb
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Free How To Rehabilitate Student Loans Workshop @ Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This workshop will cover the process of rehabilitating and becoming current on delinquent federal student loans.

This workshop is free, but we ask that you please register in advance in person or by calling 617-541-2670.