Financial Literacy Training

Financial Literacy Training

Provider: LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS - ADMINISTRATION

The department provides financial assistance for people of all ages in Los Angeles county. Services include financial literacy training and banking services information and support. There are no geographic restrictions.

The Get Ahead LA website provides information and connection to free financial resources and programs that can help families boost income, manage debt and build wealth, and maintain their homes.

For more information, please visit https://getaheadla.org/

The BankOn Los Angeles County coalition is managed by the County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer and Business Affairs' Center for Financial Empowerment. The program works with community organizations, County departments, and financial institutions to connect residents to safe and affordable financial products and increase access to mainstream, low-cost bank accounts. This helps avoid expensive alternative financial services and puts individuals on a path to increased savings and financial empowerment.

The banks and credit unions that join Bank On must include services that are considered safe for consumers.

Some of the Bank On Los Angeles County checking account features include:

-Free Check Cashing Services
-Free and Unrestricted Customer Service
-Free Online and Mobile Banking
-Low Minimum Opening Deposit Fee, $25 or Less
-No Overdraft Fees
For more information, please visit : https://dcba.lacounty.gov/bankon/

APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or visit the websites listed above for more information. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for services.
Application Procedure
Service Condition Fee

Free

Free

Address

320 W. Temple St., Room G-10

Los Angeles , CA 90012 (Physical)

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Service/Intake

(800) 593-8222 (Toll Free From Within Los Angeles County) (213) 974-1452 (For Calls Outside of Los Angeles County)

FAX

(213) 687-1137

Service/Intake and Administration, Coronavirus

(833) 238-4450 (Coronavirus Business and Worker Disaster Help Center) (833) 223-7368 (Rent Stabilization Counselors)

Service/Intake, Coronavirus

(833) 972-0999 (Eviction Mediation Assistance Helpline) (888) 694-0040 (Stay Housed LA Legal Helpline)

Service/Intake and Administration

(800) 973-3370

TDD

(213) 626-0913

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