Organizations across Washington are ready to help you reach your savings goals. Learn more about IDA programs, asset building, financial education, and reducing debt by contacting the organizations below .
Asset Building and Local Savings Program
Washington Asset Building Coalition
Your local asset building coalition can help you find local resources for saving. If you're looking for information about local savings programs, IDA programs, Earned Income Tax Credit, contact your local asset building coalition.
Credit and Debt Help
Certified credit counselors provide individual, confidential counseling in-person, by phone, or over the Internet. Find a credit counselor near you.
If you're having difficulties making your monthly mortgage payment, talk to a certified HUD counselor to explore your options.
Financial Education Classes
Certified Financial Planners
Certified financial planners can help you develop a retirement or financial plan. Find a certified financial planner near you.
Financial Planning Association -
Financial Planner Search
The Financial Planning Association website allows you to find a financial planner near you.
Investment Advisers and Brokers
Investment advisers and brokers are regulated directly by either the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or by the Washington Department of Financial Institutions. You can find out whether a person or firm is registered or licensed as an investment adviser in Washington by calling DFI at 360-902-8760.
Earned Income Tax Credit
See if you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit. The IRS has information about the credit.
Free Tax Preparation
If you earn less than $51,000 or are 60 and older, you may qualify to have your taxes prepared for free. Find tax preparation services near you.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
If you have tax questions or are looking for tax information, visit the IRS' website.