Financial Counselling for People Living on Low Incomes: International Scan of Best Practices

26 March 2015
The report, Financial Counselling for People Living on Low Incomes: International Scan of Best Practices, was released earlier today in a webinar hosted by Liz Mulholland, CEO, Prosper Canada. Liz discussed findings from the report, which looks at emerging ideas on best practice in financial counselling for people living on low incomes.

The report summarizes research undertaken in response to growing demand from low-income consumers for personalized financial support to help them tackle financial challenges like debt, difficulty accessing benefits, and financial planning for the future. Different jurisdictions have taken different approaches to meeting this demand, but practitioners and other experts in Canada, the US, the UK, and Australia share some similar views when it comes to their thoughts on best practice.

Read the:
Full report
Executive Summary