Resources

If you are experiencing a crisis, please visit 211.org.

Does your household have enough savings to meet your basic needs, including food, utilities, and housing, for three months?

Resources

2012 Assets & Opportunity Profile: Winston-Salem and Forsyth County -- This Prosperity Now report that catalyzed the creation of the Asset Building Coalition (link to full report).

Asset Building Coalition Brochure

Prosperity Now Scorecards provide several local measures of financial health across major issue areas. Click below to view scorecards for:

Credit Reporting Services

What Its Worth: Strengthening the Financial Future of Families, Communities, and the Nation (link to full book)

National League of Cities Executive Summary: Findings from the city scan of local financial inclusion efforts conducted by the National League of Cities (link to summary)

The National Industry Standards for Financial Capability (coming soon)

2017 Poverty Thought Force Final Report (link to report)

Forsyth Futures Community Indicators


Calculators

Use these handy calculators to determine how much a purchase, loan, saving for retirement, or an education may actually cost you:

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