Resource Center: Professional Development

Program

Difficult Dialogues in Personal Finance: Reversing the Financial Implications of Redlining and Subprime Lending (1 of 2)

Engaging Financial Professionals into Action
June 14, 2018

Series approved for 3 CEUs for AFCPE® and CFP® certified professionals for entire series

This series will engage and educate financial professionals about redlining, subprime lending, and the detrimental effects each continues to have on financial literacy within the African American community, including lack of access to property ownership. 
Attendees will learn how to effectively engage with current and potential clients through education, and action planning to lessen or reverse the historical effects that redlining and subprime lending have had in African American communities.

Webinar 1: Redlining: Origin Story into Current Times
This webinar builds a financial professionals foundation for cultural understanding, and discussing the origins of how redlining and other terminology and tactics will be discussed as well as how it began to creep into the African American Community and affect their attempt of the pursuing the American Dream through property ownership. We will continue to the show the real-life detriments of redlining moving into current times.

 

Webinar 2: Redlining Talk back: An Interactive Conversation about What We Can Do

This webinar will feature guest speaker Dr. Lisa Young will engage with myself and other financial professionals concerning redlining, its’ effects on the African American community, and what we as financial professionals can do as we continue our work to bring an end to income inequality as well as open access to black individuals looking to attain a home or property safely and securely.

Speaker Bio:

Schane Coker, AFC, is a Financial Coach for the Financial Coaching Program, an initiative of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), serving veterans, transitioning service members, their family members, and low-income individuals in the Florida counties of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Monroe. Schane holds a Bachelors’ in Financial Counseling and Planning, and a Master’s in Family and Consumer Economics from Purdue University. He also has 6 years of banking industry experience working at a Credit Union in various positions, including a Loan Officer and Assistant Branch Manager. His research interests include the Financial Capacity and Stability of a Consumer’s Household, looking into how an individual or group of consumers making financial decisions based on their Psychological, Sociological, and Economic background and history.

Non-members: $50 per webinar or $84 for series

AFCPE Members: $35 per webinar or $59 for series

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