Housing as a Platform for Financial Capability
In late 2014, Stewards of Affordable Housing for the Future (SAHF) hired Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI), a recognized leader and innovator based in Chicago, to support SAHF’s Outcomes Initiative in the area of financial capability, assets and income. CFSI has been working with SAHF to more deeply understand the opportunities and challenges of incorporating financial capability programs and services into the affordable housing sector. This report outlines the fundamental aspects of CFSI’s framework for consumer financial health, as well as critical findings from a national study on the state of American financial health. Read the full report here.