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2017 Legislative Roundup

IABG advocates for policies that close the racial wealth gap, expand savings opportunities, and protects Illinoisans from predatory financial products and practices. Illinois’ regular legislative session ended on May 31, and we saw progress on many of our policy priorities. IABG Priorities HB3691 – Universal Children’s Savings Accounts: HB3691 automatically opens a 529 college savings account […]

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June 1, 2017

Legislative Update: Children's Savings Accounts

This past legislative session, our coalition worked to advances Children’s Savings Account...

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May 9, 2017

Congress Moves to Expand the Racial Wealth Gap

At a time when wealth inequity is at extremes, it’s been incredibly disappointing to see Congress...

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May 1, 2017

New Data Reveals Significant Discrimination in Auto Insurance Rates

Discrimination in car insurance rates was an issue raised by many IABG coalition members at our...

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March 10, 2017

2017 Legislative Priorities

IABG advocates for policy solutions that close the racial wealth gap, expand savings opportunities,...

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February 7, 2017

Financial Reforms Under Attack by the New Administration

Since its enactment in 2010, the financial reform policies included in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street...

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November 17, 2016

Convening Spotlight: State Treasurer's Savings Programs

During our 2016 IABG Partner Convening last October, we had the opportunity to hear from staff at...

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