Tag Archives: Finance

Repairing Your Credit Can Be A DIY Project

Shaulonda Jones points to a posting on her Facebook page that promised quick credit repair. “Nobody can promise they can fix it, and not quickly. You didn’t break it in one day, and you can’t fix it in one day.” Jones should know. She was a financial coach for Toledo’s Financial Opportunity Centers for six

Financial Opportunity Centers—Help Grow Your Money

The coaches at Lucas County’s Financial Opportunity Centers (FOCs) are one of Northwest Ohio’s best kept secrets. Working one-on-one, the coaches help clients reach financial goals like getting out of debt, boosting savings or improving their credit scores.

Retirement Stresses

The 2018 Retirement Confidence Survey (“RCS”), a joint venture between the nonpartisan Employee Benefit Research Institute and research firm Greenwald & Associates, reveals that about two-thirds of Americans feel confident, or at least somewhat confident, in their ability to retire comfortably.