LISC Financial Opportunity Centers recognized for holistic approach to pulling people out of poverty

Jan 31, 15 LISC Financial Opportunity Centers recognized for holistic approach to pulling people out of poverty

For coachingfamilies who have long struggled to make ends meet, a decent job is a first step toward inancial stability. But, it’s only the first step. Washington Post columnist Michelle Singletary takes a close look at how LISC’s network of Financial Opportunity Centers connect job training and placement with long-term, one-on-one financial coaching—what she calls “the missing link”—that helps people achieve long term financial behavior change to boost their credit ratings, reduce debt and build savings.

Read the full story in The Washington Post.

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