MMI has resources to help those recovering from a job loss. Don't struggle alone, we are here to help: https://moneym.org/unemployment
If you're just learning about #FinancialLiteracyMonth, it's not too late! Step 12 is a great place to start.
Short-term goals are priorities that can be accomplished within two years. Mid-term goals within two to five years, and long-term goals may take more than five years.
Make sure your financial goals are specific, measurable, achievable, rewarding, and trackable. #FinancialLiteracyMonth
Reaching your #DebtFreeDate is an achievable goal for every family! #FinancialLiteracyMonth
Calculating your net worth is an important step of #FinancialLiteracyMonth. Not sure where to start? This blog can help: http://moneym.org/net-worth
Step 7 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth is all about prepping for the future and taking a look at the amount of income you can expect to earn in the future. Learn more: https://moneym.org/fin-lit-month
Step 6 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth can show you how to fix any credit report errors you find: https://moneym.org/fin-lit-month
There's hope! One of the first steps is setting a budget and paying down debt. MMI can help!
Life after eviction: credit and rental history can be repaired
It might seem like the end of the world. But credit and rental histories can be rebuilt.
Step 5 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth is an easy one! Get free copies of your credit report. Check!
Step 4 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth! The appointed individual should be organized and a good communicator. Who do you think would be best for this job in your family?
Happy #Easter from all of your friends at MMI. We hope you have a wonderful day with all of your family and friends!
The key to step 3 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth is knowing what to keep and what to toss. Get the answer here: https://moneym.org/fin-lit-month
Step 2 of #FinancialLiteracyMonth takes just a few moments. Be honest with yourself about where you're at financially, and where you hope to be in the future!
CONGRATS to everyone who reached their #DebtFreeDate last month! Share this post to let everyone know you're debt free!
It's #FinancialLiteracyMonth! For the entire month of April, we will be sharing a financial tip every day to help improve your finances.
Are you ready to finally make the most out of your money? Learn more about the challenge here: https://moneym.org/fin-lit-month
Understanding and managing your credit "can have a direct and lasting positive impact on your monthly budget and overall financial picture."
Do you know what's true or false about credit scores? - Cashay
Here are some of the most common things said about credit scores to give you the scoop on what’s true an...
With some hard work and a little help from us at MMI, it's possible to reach your #DebtFreeDate!
"While an emergency fund ranks high on the savings to-do list, it’s not the only savings target."
4 Reasons To Save Beyond Emergency Savings
As Americans receive stimulus checks and tax refund checks, they may be wondering how to spend that money. In so...
What are your thoughts on joint bank accounts?
Getting Married? Here's Why You Might Want to Rethink That Joint Bank Account
More and more couples are opting not to merge their finances after marriage. Here are some reasons you might wan...
See how we can jumpstart your #debt repayment! Learn more: http://moneym.org/dmp
Take the first step towards your #DebtFreeDate today. #TestimonialTuesday
MMI is hiring 15 telework positions, anywhere in the country. Check them out:
Money Management International on LinkedIn: Careers at MMI
We are hiring 15 #telework positions for our housing counseling team! Come join our mission-driven nonprofit organizat...
Whatever language you speak, we are here to help!
Drowning in debt? Living paycheck to paycheck? Cut up your credit cards and get started on your #DebtFreeDate today.
Happy #StPatricksDay! We wish you luck, happiness, and a fun-filled day!
Get started on your #DebtFreeDate today. #TestimonialTuesday
Thanks @thebalance for naming us a top debt relief company with the best user experience!
Check out the experience for yourself at . https://www.thebalance.com/best-debt-relief-companies-4846830
Money Management International
We help consumers create, restore, and maintain a life of financial wellness through empowered choices. Our nonprofit ...
Trying to figure out how to handle your debt? Here are some signs that debt consolidation may be right for you: http://moneym.org/consolidate-debt
Friendly reminder to make a plan for the weekend and stick to it!
Don't overpay when you don't have to! Here are a few quick ways to save on your cell phone costs each month: https://moneym.org/cell
Project Porchlight through MMI offers free assistance and support for survivors of natural disasters. Most recently, we've been able to help those in Houston who have been affected after last month's winter storm.
Thank you for the feature @FOX26Houston!
Project Porchlight, legal aid groups offer help filing FEMA, insurance claims
There are additional ways you can get much-needed help following the winter storm in mid-February.
Welcome to the 802 new clients who joined the MMI family in February! We will be with you every step of the way! #DebtFreeDate
Costly fees and interest charges are just some of the reasons why you shouldn't use a credit card to pay your rent! Learn more: https://moneym.org/nnn3j
Thinking of consolidating your debt with a mortgage refinance? Here are a few pros and cons: https://moneym.org/s5gjp
Friendly reminder that no matter what your financial situation is, you're not alone! We are here to help you reach your #DebtFreeDate.
"A significant life change such as a marriage, divorce, or moving to a new location can also impact your monthly premium." -Jackie Boies, director of housing and bankruptcy services for MMI
6 ways to lower your car expenses
Shopping around for car insurance and cashback rewards can lower your auto expenses.
“Agencies like Money Management International... they’ll help you consolidate payments, lower rates, and negotiate with creditors."
Expert offers advice on how to manage credit card debt during COVID-19 pandemic
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Many people say they've taken on more credit card debt because of the COVID-19 pandemic. T...
The last thing you want to deal with after a natural disaster is a high utility bill. Here are some steps to take to protect your finances: https://moneym.org/rw3c8
Sign up with us and we can help reduce your #creditcard debt. It's as simple as that. #TestimonialTuesday
If you tried to help out a loved one but find your own credit getting ruined, here's what you can do: https://moneym.org/bad-cosign
Getting rid of your credit cards is the first step! #DebtFreeDate
It's not too late to send this to your valentine!
One more because these are just too much fun! Let's hear it!
It can be so embarrassing if your card gets denied. Sometimes the card itself is fine – it’s the account at the other end that’s got an issue. Learn more: https://moneym.org/q95n4
Credit card get denied? Before you panic, here are a few reasons why it may not be working (and it's not your account being maxed out). Learn more: https://moneym.org/q95n4
Don't forget our free webinar is TONIGHT! Sign up here: https://moneym.org/couples-money
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Checks may seem outdated but plenty of people still use them! If you're one of them, here's how to make sure you're minimizing any risks:
Is Writing a Check Still Safe?
Every time you pay by check, you hand your bank account numbers to a total stranger.
MMI's Tara Alderete recommends that if you DO use credit cards to cover household expenses during this trying time, try to rely on ones with low interest rates or zero-interest promotional periods:
Census Bureau Data: How Americans Are Meeting Pandemic Spending Needs
A recent snapshot taken by the U.S. Census Bureau illustrates how hard it’s been for millions of Americans t...
You may think it could never happen to you, but here are some some factors that homeowners should be familiar with when it comes to property damage:
Does homeowners insurance cover a tree falling on your house?
A homeowners policy will pay for damages when a tree lands on the roof.