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IABG Launches Biannual Coalition Connection Meetings

This blog post is written by Katherine Liu, Communications Intern with Heartland Alliance.   IABG held its first biannual Coalition Connection meeting last month. These new coalition meetings provide opportunities to network with asset building practitioners and community leaders, learn about financial capability programs, and work together to advance policies that support the financial prosperity […]

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June 7, 2018

2018 Legislative Roundup

IABG, a project of Heartland Alliance, advocates for policies that address the growing racial...

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June 1, 2018

Campaign for a 36% Cap on Title Loans Gains Wide Support

Earlier this year, we kicked off a campaign for the Fair Lending Act (SB2843), which caps interest...

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May 30, 2018

This Month in DC: Payday Loan Rule Survives, but Dodd-Frank Does Not

May was a big month for consumer protection laws in DC. We won a significant victory in the fight...

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May 8, 2018

IABG Partner Spotlight: New CSA Program at Center for Changing Lives

This is a guest blog post by Kayla Villalobos with IABG partner, Center for Changing Lives. Center...

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March 22, 2018

Richest 20% of Households Make 5 Times More Than the Poorest 20% in Illinois

By Amber Blatt, Policy & Advocacy Intern & Jody Blaylock, Senior Policy Associate New data...

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February 1, 2018

New Book Calls for Polices that Address Financial Instability

By Amber Blatt, Policy & Advocacy Intern  “Deep within the American Dream lies the belief...

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