Qualitative Research Findings from the Reaching Minority Households Incubator Filene tracked the outcomes of three lending programs through the lives...
Low-income Populations Research
Community Impact / Feb 28 2020
Pathways to Financial Well-being
Lives in Transition / Dec 03 2020
Toward Justice-Involved Financial Services: The Financial Challenges of Reentry, Part 1
This research exposes the growing financial challenges affecting justice-involved citizens and provides guidance for credit unions wanting to take concrete...
Business Strategy / Apr 30 2019
Meeting the Needs of Independent Workers at Vancity Credit Union
Independent workers represent a growing demographic with unique financial needs, specifically income instability and lack of traditional employment benefits. This...
Community Impact / Consumer Thinking / Jan 30 2019
Domestic Violence Recovery (DVR) Loan Program - Year Three Report
Survivors of domestic violence face unique financial challenges. This report provides an update on the Domestic Violence Recovery Loan program...
In the News
Dec 10 2020
Webinar: Introducing Filene's Newest Research Fellow Dr. Mai Nguyen and the Community Social Impact Center of Excellence
Review the webinar materials from Introducing Filene's Newest Research Fellow Dr. Mai Nguyen and the Community Social Impact Center of Excellence, hosted on December 10, 2020.
Oct 28 2020
Filene Launches Center of Excellence to Measure Community Development in Financial Services
Dr. Mai Nguyen of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill named as research fellow.