Resource Center: Professional Development


2018 Credit As An Asset: Credit Builders Alliance Webinar Series (3 of 5)

May 01, 2018 @ 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EST

Approved for 5 CEUs for AFCPE® and CFP® Professionals  

A 5-part webinar series: Credit as an Asset leverages the expertise and experience of CBA’s vast community of nonprofit practitioners to identify credit building best practices across sectors and target markets. The training helps participants understand credit building and credit education as a foundational component of any successful financial capability program for underserved clients. Participants receive the knowledge and tools to incorporate into existing programs or to develop new credit building and education programs.

Webinar 1: Consider the Goal
April 17, 2018

Understand the importance of credit as an asset and explore a basic understanding of the philosophy and rudimentary elements of what Credit Building is and what it is not. Explore national statistics around credit and credit scoring. Learn about the importance of connecting credit building with asset building and other financial goals. Understand how to help your clients shift their thinking about credit from a barrier to an asset.

Webinar 2: Know the Score
April 24, 2018

Learn about the evolution of the credit scoring industry. Discover the intricacies of credit reports and scores. Explore different credit scoring models and how to impart best practices for credit score improvement to your clients. Learn how to use credit reports and credit scores strategically as tools for credit building with your clients.

Webinar 3: Get the Good Stuff Going
May 1, 2018

Develop a deeper understanding of how to build positive credit using safe and affordable financial products. Learn how to assess credit building products, identify products in your community and best practices for building a healthy credit profile. Explore case studies of different successful credit building models across the country

Webinar 4: Deal with Debt
May 8, 2018 

Understand debt management from a credit building perspective. Explore how to help your client manage debt in a way that will create a foundation for healthy credit building. Understanding updates in the credit industry and how they may impact your clients.

Webinar 5: Make Credit Building Count
May 15, 2018

Learn how to help your clients track, measure, and leverage credit building success so that they can achieve their financial and asset building goals. Explore credit building success stories and review key concepts and best practices from the entire webinar series. 

5 CEUs for all sessions

Non-Members: $50 each / $250 for All Sessions
AFCPE & CBA Members: $35 each / $175 for All Sessions

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