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Graduating Financially Savvy Students

It is never too early to develop good financial habits.  To ensure youth increase their understanding of money and finance, a grant to the Mississippi Council on Economic Education helped train teachers in 13 Mississippi […]

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Helping Families Make Good Financial Decisions

Thomas and Tisha Arnold of Helena, Arkansas, are quick to tell people that they invested in their family’s future by purchasing a home and building equity and wealth.  The Arnolds enrolled in Southern Good Faith […]

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VITA Sites Help Families Achieve Financial Security

The Foundation for the Mid South believes that resources, such as free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance or VITA sites, help low- to moderate-income families keep and earn more money. Learn about how two of our […]

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Wealth Building Priority

The Foundation for the Mid South’s Wealth Building efforts enable families to build financial security in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

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The Foundation Is Offering Financial LIteracy Training

The Foundation for the Mid South believes that building wealth requires increased access to effective financial programs and information. In response to research indicating that teachers are one of the most targeted groups for alternative […]

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New Report On The Status Of EITC In The Mid South

The Foundation for the Mid South published, Earned Income Tax Credit: Working Hands Getting a Hand Up, to share information on the federal and (in some areas) state tax credit. The document encourages the region’s […]

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