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July 14, 2015

Bank on Chicago Community Partners Press for Safe & Affordable Prepaid Cards

More and more people are using prepaid cards, yet it is a highly unregulated industry. According to...

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September 10, 2014

Office Of Financial Inclusion Launches in Chicago

Today, Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie Neely, launched the new Office of Financial Inclusion...

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August 21, 2014

6 Fun Facts About the Chicago Fed

This year’s IABG conference takes place at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. What better...

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March 5, 2014

Program Profile: YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

“Women helping women, women supporting women, women nurturing women, women growing by leaps and...

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December 11, 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs Of the Mississippi Valley’s Teen Center

A child who witnesses their parents’ negative experiences or lack of any interaction with...

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November 5, 2013

Program Profile: North Lawndale Employment Network

“Helping our clients build a solid credit history is quite rewarding because this will lead to...

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November 1, 2013

Bank On 2.0 Launched Nationally

The JPMorgan Chase Foundation and the Cities for Financial Empowerment (CFE) Fund announced the...

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September 18, 2013

ACA & Unbanked Factsheet - How to Pay for Health Insurance

Beginning October 1st, 2013 Illinois residents will be able to purchase health insurance through...

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August 1, 2013

The Affordable Care Act & the Unbanked: Part 2

This is the second blog in a two part blog series on the Unbanked and the Uninsured. In our first...

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