Financial Empowerment & Education | SNAP Financial Access

Financial Empowerment

Classes, counseling, and resources to reach your financial goals

Advice

Personal counseling is available for all individuals who have completed our financial empowerment workshops.

Resources

We work together as a team to provide you with resources to reach your financial goals.

Training

Gain the skills and confidence to manage money, build credit, and reduce debt.

Get help from our in-house Financial Counselor

Advice

The world of personal finance is full of complex questions. Our financial empowerment workshops help reveal the answers as you learn to understand money, debt, and credit more than ever before.

          Learn and grow with our live workshops:

  • One-on-one Financial Counseling is available after taking one of our workshops. See the chart below to learn more.
  • Second Chance Banking: There’s still hope to rebuild your finances if you have lost banking privileges. We can work with you to help restore the services you need.
Financial Empowerment Workshops

Check out this matrix to quickly understand how our financial empowerment workshops differ from a credit repair agency.

Please note that we are currently running (as of 9/25/2020) a special where you get Decisive Credit Building, DRAIN, and Student Loan Repayment for only $25 dollars. That’s three workshops for a one time registration of $25!

Jay MacPherson, Financial Counselor
 MacPherson@snapwa.org | (509) 319-3016

Hours:

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am to 4:30 pm
Evening & Weekend consultations available by appointment

 

may

12may2:00 pm4:00 pmMoved OnlineGive Yourself a Raise - Manage your money, develop a budget2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Event Type:TrainingEvent_Type:Credit Event TagsBudgeting,Give Yourself a Raise!

18may6:00 pm8:00 pmMoved OnlineD.R.A.I.N Your Bad Debt - Debt Disputing and Credit Score Reporting6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Event Type:TrainingEvent_Type:Credit Event Tagscollectors,credit report,credit score,Debt,household budgeting,Loan Debt,planning,strategy

20may6:00 pm8:00 pmMoved OnlineDecisive Credit BuildingBuild a strong credit score6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Event Type:TrainingEvent_Type:Credit

27may2:00 pm4:00 pmMoved OnlineVirtual EventStudent Loan Repayment Chutes & LaddersHow to manage student loan debt2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Event Type:TrainingEvent_Type:Credit

Resources for so many things all under one roof…

Place

Financial empowerment workshop student

Women’s Business Center
500 S Stone St
Spokane, WA 99202
(509) 319-3016

What We Do

Our name might be the Women’s Business Center but we are open and here to serve all. Let’s work together to reach your goals.

Small Business Loans

Connect people with the right funding and resource for their business.

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Classes and Training

We offer a variety of affordable and free classes to support our community.

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Home Ownership Loans

We assist with first time home buyers, assist with foreclosure, or loan defaults.

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Individual Advisors

Our experts provide one-on-one counseling services to help our clients achieve their financial goals.

Meet our team

Training opportunities on many topics

Classes

News and Training Updates

Decisive Credit Building

  Our in-house Financial Counselor is your ally on the path of building a strong credit score. This credit score can help you get lower interest rates on credit cards, loans like a home loan or even help get a job, as many employers now look at your credit....

Navigating Your Credit World

Learn about your credit score and how to improve it.

Give Yourself A Raise

Give Yourself a Raise is a free 2-hour money management and budgeting workshop!In this workshop you will learn how to: -Take hold of your financial situation by discovering the key principles to succeeding with your budget and avoiding financial crises.-Learn how to...

Student Loan Repayment Chutes & Ladders

The student loan situation today is reaching a crisis.? Today there exists more student loan debt than ever, with higher rates of default and so much confusion. Though there are so many safety nets no loans should ever become delinquent, the customer service reps...

D.R.A.I.N. Your Bad Debt

Get the most out of various ?Dispute? and ?Debt Validation? methods
Tips on how to negotiate with collectors
What Judgments are and how they might affect your life
Know your basic rights with credit and debt

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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