2007 Press Releases

  • Federal Legislation Introduced to Address National Problem of Bank Discontinuance – Money Services Businesses Act Would Address Growing Trend Which Threatens to Reduce Access to Basic Financial Services for Millions of Americans

           

November 2, 2007

  •  FiSCA Appears Before FDIC Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion – Calls for Partnership to Improve Service to Low and Moderate Income Consumers

 

October 24, 2007

  • Presentation to Now Available to Download: "Economic Inclusion: Meeting the Financial Needs of Low-and Moderate-Income Consumers Through Financial Service Centers"

 

October 24, 2007

  • FiSCA and PRBC Launch Partnership to Help Low and Moderate Income Consumers Build Credit

 

 October 23, 2007

  •  FiSCA Elects Joseph Coleman, President of RiteCheck as Its Chairman During Its Annual Conference

 

 October 8, 2007

  • FiSCA Names Aggie Clark, of Moneytree, Inc., as Financial Service Provider of the Year

 

October 8, 2007

  •  FiSCA Awards Scholarships to Twenty-Four Outstanding College-Bound Students – Program Has Awarded More than $396,000 to 164 Deserving Students From Across the Country Over the Past Eight Years

 

October 8, 2007

  •  FiSCA Recognizes Eight Industry Leaders for Their Support of Programs to Improve Local Communities

 

October 8, 2007

  •  FiSCA Holds 19th Annual Conference in Phoenix, AZ – Highlights of the Conference Include Keynote Address by Roland Fryer, Assistant Professor of Economics at Harvard University

 

October 5, 2007

  • FiSCA Issues Industry Best Practices for Members Offering Small Dollar Loans – "Code of Conduct in Offering Access to Credit" Will Help Ensure Customer Protection and Differentiate FiSCA Members in the Marketplace

 

October 5, 2007