Community Development

2011

 

Driving Toward Success: Car Financing and Ownership Opportunities

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Mon., October 24, 2011 - Tue., October 25, 2011
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Charlotte Office, Charlotte, N.C.

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Overview

Join the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the National Consumer Law Center, the South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center and the Center for Responsible Lending for a two-day forum that will highlight various car ownership programs that work to assist families with obtaining a car or financing. National and state organizations will discuss lending programs and what consumers need to know to make informed decisions.

National and regional topics will include understanding the importance and impact of car ownership for economic success, the barriers to car ownership and the difficulties consumers face accessing adequate financing. Participants will also hear about the challenges and solutions to keeping and using cars, including issues related to insurance, title loans and maintenance costs.

 

Audience

Regulators, lenders, consumer protection agencies, nonprofit community development organizations, legal service providers, lawyers, policymakers and car ownership organizations should plan to attend.

 

Resources/Presentations

Vehicles for Change

Driving Toward Success: Latino Credit Union

Asset Building for Today's Stability and Tomorrow's Security

Car Ownership in the Context of Low-Income Families Asset Holdings

Moving Families Toward a Brighter Future

State by State Motor Vehicle Exemption Limits

 

Registration

Deadline: October 24, 2011

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

Contact Us

Richmond

Community Development
(804) 697-8434