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What's Financial Empowerment Got to do With it?

To borrow from Tina Turner’s classic song, when it comes to poverty reduction, you may ask – What’s financial empowerment got to do with it? The answer is – everything. Financial Empowerment is an integrated set of interventions that improves financial outcomes for people living in poverty.

Announcing Canada's First Financial Empowerment Champions

You are looking for help with financial empowerment initiatives and resources. Who do you look to? Prosper Canada is pleased to announce the selection of five organizations as Canada’s first Financial Empowerment Champion organizations.

Financial Empowerment in Canada: Why it Matters and What it Looks like

Read about successful financial empowerment programs that governments, credit unions, and community organizations can implement to make a significant impact on the lives of Canadians living in poverty.