Credit as an Asset: Detroit

When:  Nov 12, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Open Forum

CBA will host our signature Credit as an Asset Training in conjunction with the Midwest Asset Building Conference (

This training is designed to help non-profit community-based organizations enhance their understanding of credit building as an asset building strategy as well as best practices in credit education.

This interactive workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to learn from each other and credit experts and about the growing field of credit building including:

  • The importance of a good credit history as a financial asset;

  • The value of credit reports as a credit education and credit building tool;

  • Promoting access to responsible financial products;

  • Measuring client credit outcomes; and

  • How to respond to consumer questions.

Participants will also share information about local initiatives aimed at bringing the underserved consumers into the financial mainstream, including financial education and capability, and explore how credit building can help improve client and organizational outcomes.


Federal Reserve Bank of Detroit
1600 East Warren Ave.
Unit 1G
Detroit, MI 48207