Webinar | March 17, 2015
Emergency Savings Webinar
Research funded by Center for Financial Security
Senior project manager and co-author Jessica Dorrance speaks on “Building Emergency Savings Through Impulse Savings” at a webinar hosted by the Center for Financial Security to coincide with the release of a new book.
The Center for Financial Security hosts a free webinar about emergency savings to coincide with the release of a new book, A Fragile Balance: Emergency Savings and Liquid Resources for Low-Income Consumers.
The webinar features four presenters:
- J. Michael Collins, the Center for Financial Security Faculty director and editor of A Fragile Balance, introduces the book and topic of emergency savings.
- Jessica Dorrance, senior project manager at the UNC Center for Community Capital and co-author of the chapter, “Building Emergency Savings Through Impulse Savings,” presents on the subject.
- Ezra Levin, associate director of government affairs at the Corporation for Enterprise Development, speaks on his chapter, “Upside Down: The Failure of Federal Tax Policies to Support Emergency Savings.”
- Ingrid Holguin, savings program director at Opportunity Fund, speaks on her chapter, “Start2Save: Helping Working Families Meet Unexpected Expenses and Opportunities.”To learn more about the book, visit emergencysavings.org/book.