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NonPrime 101 Conference
August 4, 2015

John Thompson speaks at the annual Non-Prime 101 Conference on Subprime Consumer Trends.
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American Banker: Nine Apps to Help the Underbanked Take Control of Their Finances
July 8, 2015

The Financial Solutions Lab revealed the winners of a recent competition for apps that tackle consumers' cash flow challenges. See the nine winning organizations and their apps here.
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Measuring Your Financial Health Beyond The Credit Score
July 6, 2015

Millions of Americans either don't know their credit score or don't have one. But people are more than just their credit score. How can we shift the focus from the number to the livelihoods to consumers?
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Spikes + Dips: Serving Americans with Cash Flow Management Issues
June 29, 2015

Jennifer Shoop from Moneythink relates the innvoative solutions CFSI is bringing to the table in order to combat income volatility. 
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New York Times: Americans Are Delaying Major Life Events Because of Money Worries
June 26, 2015

Jennifer Tescher weighs in on strategies and products that can help Americans build financial stability.
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