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To browse past CFED events, including webinar recordings, please see the listings below or see the complete archive here. For further resources, you may search CFED's Resource Directory.

Upcoming Events

Apr 27, 2015

The Power of Administrative Advocacy to Improve Service Delivery

When you hear the term “policy advocacy,” what comes to mind? Many in our field default to thinking only about meetings or hearings with legislators. Policy advocacy, however, can also mean working with government agencies to change programmatic policies, which often has a big impact on the way services are delivered.

Apr 29, 2015

Building Financial Capability: A Planning Guide for Integrated Services

In this webinar, authors of the Financial Capability Plann Guide will walk through how you can use the tools to develop a deeper understanding of your clients’ current financial capability and determine which financial capability services will help them improve their circumstances, assess the resources (both in-house and external) available for integrating financial capability services into your existing programs and create a logic model that will serve as a roadmap for implementing your integration plan.

May 6, 2015

Options for Expanding Retirement Coverage: Critical Issues for Reforming the Tax Code

American families are facing a deepening retirement crisis, with nearly two thirds reporting that they have less than $25,000 in savings, and more than one third reporting less than $1,000―amounts that fall far short of what families will need to maintain their standard of living. One of the main forces driving the savings gap is the fact that half of all U.S. households lack access to retirement plans at work, which research has clearly demonstrated is the best way to build sufficient savings and ensure a secure retirement.

Recent Events

Apr 16, 2015

Increasing Financial Security of Head Start Families: NHSA’s Partnership with the Assets & Opportunity Network

Authors presented on their respective chapters from the newly published book: "A Fragile Balance: Emergency Savings and Liquid Resources for Low-Income Consumers."

Apr 3, 2015

Using Free Online Tax Filing to Provide Filing Options during End of Season Rush and Post-Filing Season

Many tax sites will see a rush of last-minute taxpayers as the filing deadline approaches. Panelists during this webinar discussed options for using free online self-preparation as an alternative for taxpayers when tax site capacity is limited. Utilizing free online filing options can be a great way to stretch your limited tax preparation capacity and focus preparation assistance on the taxpayers who need help with prior year returns and other more complex issues.

Mar 25, 2015

Current Tax Prep FAQs: Responses to Taxpayer Opportunity Network Members' Most Pressing Questions

Designed for tax preparation service providers with input from Taxpayer Opportunity Network members, this webinar reviewed the basics of four essential tax-time topics.

Mar 17, 2015

Integrating Financial Capability Services 101: Exploring the WHY and HOW

“Integrating Financial Capability Services 101: Exploring the WHY and HOW” offered an overview on what we mean by the term integration, why it works with financial capability, examples of effective models from the field and resources you can access now.

Mar 17, 2015

An Introduction and Discussion of Topics covered in the New Emergency Savings Book: "A Fragile Balance"

Authors presented on their respective chapters from the newly published book: "A Fragile Balance: Emergency Savings and Liquid Resources for Low-Income Consumers."

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