ABA: 12 Ways to Protect Your Mobile Device From Hackers

WASHINGTON — As more and more consumers rely on their mobile devices to bank, browse and shop on the internet, it is extremely important that they exercise certain measures to protect their devices from online threats. In recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the American Bankers Association is recommending 12 […]

CFPB: First-Ever Project Catalyst Innovation Highlights Report Released

Report Discusses Market Developments with Potential for Consumer-Friendly Innovation Washington, D.C. – Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a report highlighting various market developments that have the potential to produce benefits for consumers. These developments are emerging from FinTech startups and traditional financial institutions, and include new products, services, […]

New Community Partner – Integrity Mentors

We welcome the Integrity Mentors to the findCRA Network as a new Community Partner. Location: Grand Prairie, Texas About: Integrity (iM) Mentors is a 501 (c)3 non-profit mentoring program that performs charitable, educational, civic and philanthropic activities to support at-risk youth in the urban community. iM provides and administers a program that offers […]

New Community Partner – Struggle for Miami’s Affordable and Sustainable Housing

We welcome the Struggle for Miami’s Affordable and Sustainable Housing to the findCRA Network as a new Community Partner. Location: Miami, Florida About: The Struggle for Miami’s Affordable and Sustainable Housing (SMASH) was founded in 2016 to fight slumlords and gentrification in Liberty City, Overtown and Little Havana. SMASH is a part of the “Smash […]

CFPB: Financial Coaching Can Benefit Consumers

We recently released two briefs about financial coaching and how it can benefit consumers. At some point in their financial lives, many consumers need more than access to information — they may also need someone to help them to identify and achieve their financial goals. A financial coach can serve […]

FDIC: Youth Savings Pilot Symposium Announced

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today announced that it will hold a symposium on fostering youth savings on Friday, October 21, 2016. The symposium, “Learning to Save – Saving to Learn,” will bring together representatives from nearly 20 banks participating in the FDIC’s Youth Savings Pilot program, as well […]