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Bank On Washington Forum


The forum is more than just an annual gathering; it’s an incubator of new ideas and opportunities to help improve the financial stability of our un- and underbanked neighbors. Join us to learn and engage in topics such as addressing the root causes of the racial wealth gap and The Money Mindset.

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Bank On Washington Week


Bank On Washington Week continues, offering entertainment and education about money to help children and adults learn together.

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Bank On Washington Film Fest


In collaboration with The Financial Education Public-Private Partnership (FEPPP), Jump$tart Washington and the Financial Empowerment Network, students (filmmakers) were invited to produce a short film on financial inclusion that focuses on the barriers and solutions to being unbanked in Washington state.

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Financial Empowerment Network


The Financial Empowerment Network serves as the convening agency for Bank On Washington and envisions communities where low- and moderate-income individuals and families can achieve financial well-being.

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Prosperity Now Scorecard


Access Prosperity Now’s data tool to download estimates of unbanked and underbanked households at city, county, metro, and state levels.

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Bank On National Account Standards


The CFE Fund’s Bank ON National Account Standards provide local programs with a benchmark for account partnerships with financial institutions, and include both core and recommended features.

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The Present and Future of Bank On Account Data


A report by the CFE Fund and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

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FDIC Unbanked Survey


National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Household

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Account Screening Consumer Reporting Agencies Report


A joint report between the National Consumer Law Center and the CFE Fund

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An Evaluation of Financial Empowerment Centers: Banking Status


Summary of findings about outcomes achieved through Financial Empowerment Centers.

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Wall Street Journal: Bank Accounts Designed for Low-Income Customers Find Broader Audience


Wall Street Journal article that examines the Bank On movement

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CFE Fund Announces the Bank On National Account Standards for 2019-2020


28 banks and credit unions with over 21,300 branches now offer accounts meeting Bank On National Account Standards

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