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Capitol News Illinois Sep 11
More than 24,000 private sector Illinois workers have collectively saved more than $5 million for retirement since January as part of a new program that increases access to retirement accounts for workers whose employers do not already offer them
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IABG Sep 12
Registration for the Midwest Asset Building Conference is now open! We've got sessions on , , the , , and more! Take advantage of the early bird price & save your spot today:
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Heartland Policy Sep 12
Access to savings is something every Illinoisan should have! We're proud to have worked w & other amazing partners to bring to life. Read more about the program in this piece from .
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IMPACT Aug 26
Reproductive freedom, family & medical leave, access to supports, a degendered immigration process, access to safe employment...these are just SOME things we can do to help bring equity for ALL women! learn more at
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IMPACT Aug 26
The forces that result in gender inequities have been in effect for generations & are woven deeply throughout policymaking, business practices & personal behaviors. Systemic change, & the "small" wins, are essential to eliminating disparities!
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IMPACT Aug 26
Women & gender minorities face poverty, lack of opportunity, threats to safety & so much more. The work continues & we must all come together to create a society that is safe, equitable & full off opportunity for ALL women!
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IMPACT Aug 22
Today is Day. On average, Black women are paid 61 cents on the $1 of White men. Black women are worth more. It's time to support policies. Pay me
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Heartland Alliance Aug 20
It's time we protect families from predatory check cashing. just made IL the 1st state encouraging no-fee banking, protecting families & tearing down keeping money in our pockets. Our own talks how this helps on !
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Illinois Comptroller Aug 21
A full-time worker who does not use a bank is charged, on average, $40,000 in fees over his or her lifetime. Bank On Illinois will help all Illinoisans find a bank they can trust and will save them thousands in the long term.
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Heartland Policy Aug 19
In honor of , we wanted to lift up the power of photography in creating social change. Learn more about these artists using their works to further social justice movements.
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IABG Aug 19
We’re proud to stand with today as signs the Illinois Bank On Bill into law! IL is the first state with a program that will connect ppl who are unbanked with safe & affordable checking accounts - the foundation for financial success.
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IABG Aug 9
Communities of color are more likely to have debt in collections. We need a strong rule from the to stop abusive debt collection tactics that harm consumers.
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Heartland Alliance Aug 9
Let's end the . We fight for and for ALL - & our teams at AND work in policy, legislation, & support prgms that do just that-Learn more
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Woodstock Institute Aug 9
Borrowers of color are more likely to be contacted by debt collectors. found that 44% of non-White survey respondents reported being contacted about debt compared to 29% of White respondents.
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Chicago Tribune Jul 29
People who are taken to court over unpaid debts in Illinois will have new protections beginning Jan. 1 under a measure Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law.
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Heartland Policy Jul 29
Nearly 1 in 5 IL consumers have debt that is in collections. For decades, IL laws have made it difficult for families to pay their debts while also meeting basic needs because the automatic interest rate is so high. The Consumer Fairness Act gives them fighting chance
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IABG Jul 29
We are so excited to see HB88 signed into law! This will help Illinois families get out of debt more quickly and build financial security. It’s a big step forward in making our debt collection laws fair for everyone!
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Heartland Policy Jul 29
Thank you for your leadership on this bill & for bringing IL consumers a step closer to economic security & opportunity.
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Heartland Policy Jul 29
We're very excited to be at the bill signing of The Consumer Fairness Act w . & others. is an important step towards closing the racial wealth divide by helping families get out of debt & build financial security!
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NCRC Jun 27
Black homebuyers in Chicago lost at least $3.2 billion in today’s dollars because of racist real estate policies and predatory contracts between 1950 and 1970. via
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