finances

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    Rental Counseling

    How does rental counseling help tenants?   Rental counseling focuses on budgeting and determining how much rent you can afford, helping…

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    NC Homeowner Assistance Fund

    What is the NC Homeowner Assistance Fund (NCHAF)?   NCHAF was established through the 2021 American Rescue Plan to prevent mortgage…

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    Job Placement

    There are many resources that can help you determine a career path and find a sustainable job in North Carolina….

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    Self-Sufficiency Standard

    The Self-Sufficiency Standard tracks the true cost of living facing North Carolina families today, based on family size and geographic location.  …

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    Tax Preparation Assistance

    Filing taxes can feel overwhelming, but there are resources to help make sure that you file correctly and claim all…

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    Child Tax Credit

    The Child Tax Credit is a refundable tax credit for families with qualifying children or dependents. It may be able to help…

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    Homeowner Counseling

    What is homeowner counseling?   Housing counselors offer guidance on homebuying, renting, reverse mortgages and default and foreclosure prevention. Use…

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    Earned Income Tax Credit

    The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a refundable tax credit for low-to-moderate income working families, ranging from $1,502 to…

  • Small Business Resources

    What resources are available for small businesses?  The NC 211 database has resources available to support small businesses. Search “small…