Equal Voice Action Continues Advocacy Push to Protect Fair Lending Regulations

By Equal Voice Action On February 6, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released its proposal to roll back key protections for individuals and families against predatory lending and payday loan debt traps. Read on for more information, and stay tuned for the opportunity to speak out against this policy change that will hurt poor and low-income families.  All families should … Read More

Free Tool: KFF Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator for 2019 ACA Plans

Are you or a family member looking to renew or enroll in a health insurance plan through the Affordable Care Act marketplaces for 2019? The Kaiser Family Foundation has updated its Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator for 2019. Read KFF’s notice below about this useful tool, available in English and Spanish, and use the embedded calculator below to get started. KFF’s … Read More

Alabama Arise: New National Report Gives Further Evidence of Need to Expand Medicaid

By Alabama Arise  Alabama Arise and the Georgetown Center for Children and Families shared the following press release on November 29, 2018 to highlight the role Medicaid expansion could play in advancing health outcomes and financial security for Alabama children and families. Alabama still has one of the lowest rates of uninsured children in the country, but its progress on that … Read More