February 25, 2015: Financial Solutions Lab Competition, Tax Credit Outreach Tool Kit, and More…

Financial Solutions Lab Competition

The Financial Solutions Lab, a $30 million, five-year initiative managed by the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI), just announced a $3 million competition for technology innovators working to address consumer financial challenges.This initiative will identify technology-enabled financial solutions and provide winners with support to test and expand the availability of their products and services to consumers.

Interested applicants should apply before April 7.

2015 Tax Credit Outreach Community Tool Kit

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities 2015 Tax Credit Outreach Community Tool Kit provides community groups, social service agencies, and employers with the materials and information needed to conduct community outreach efforts promoting the Earned Income Credit (EIC) and the Child Tax Credit, and free tax filing assistance.

Sign up for your free copy of the kit.

AAPI Nexus Journal Call for Papers

AAPI Nexus seeks submissions for a special issue: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders: Wealth Inequality and Developing Pathways to Financial Security. The submissions—as a collection—should enable the readers to look at issues through multi-disciplinary and comparative lenses.

Click here for further background and full submission details.

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