Posts by Takudzwa Nhira

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A Year of COVID: Debt Collection

Without proper protections and exemptions, low-income Coloradans are left vulnerable to exploitation by problematic debt collection practices and predatory lenders.

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How Financial Empowerment Can Help Colorado’s COVID Recovery

A statewide office of financial empowerment can provide crucial assistance to struggling residents as Colorado recovers from COVID-19.

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A Perspective on Financial Empowerment: Q&A with Kat Traylor

Kat Traylor provides her perspective on what must be done to address disparities within Colorado's financial system.

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Financial Empowerment in Practice: Q&A with Dr. Barbara Freeman

Dr. Barbara Freeman shares stories of lived experiences showing why Colorado urgently needs a statewide strategy for financial empowerment.

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Why a Statewide Strategy on Financial Empowerment is Needed

Learn more about what an office of financial empowerment would look like and do in Colorado by reading our latest brief.