This week marks the 51st anniversary of the passing of the Fair Housing Act. This legislation prevents the discrimination of anyone based on sex, race, family status, disability, nationality, religion, or skin color in the act of rental, financing, or sale of housing.
The Federal Emergency Management Administration announced in its March 18th weekly bulletin that it’s Individuals Assistance Program has been expanded to provide additional assistance to survivors of declared disasters after August 1, 2017. This will include home repair, personal property, and transportation funds. Read more, here.
Foreclosure Prevention Project manager, Amir Befroui, will be a panelist during this year's Houston Money Week at the Keep Calm, Don't Tax Out Workshops and Resource Fair on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 9:30 am until 1:00 pm. The workshops and resource fair will be located at 3710 Dacoma Street, Houston, TX 77092. Amir will … Continue reading Houston Money Week is March 30 – April 6, 2019
Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you’re wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop for a used car, or maximize your security online. National Consumer Protection Week is a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about their money. Director of … Continue reading National Consumer Protection Week is March 4-10, 2019
2-1-1 a free and confidential service that helps people across North America find the local resources they need 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Every day thousands of people across North America turn to 2-1-1 for information and support—whether financial, domestic, health or disaster-related. 2-1-1 is a free, confidential referral and information helpline … Continue reading February 11th is United Way’s 2-1-1 Day