Municipal Financial Empowerment: A Supervitamin for Public Programs. Strategy #5: Integrating Asset Building
Financial stability affords families with low incomes a bulwark against the crises of sporadic income, unexpected expenses, and a reliance on predatory fringe services and also provides an opportunity to start actively planning for a solid financial future. Achieving a stable financial foundation is difficult, especially during lean economic times. Described in this report are cutting-edge efforts, many realizing national scale, to make financial stability more attainable.