FICO Hosts Free Financial Education Event in Houston to Help Empower Consumers
The event is part of FICO’s “Score A Better Future” program, a free credit empowerment program created as a continuation of FICO’s longstanding commitment to financial education.
“Financial literacy is a vital part of thriving communities. The ‘Score A Better Future’ program will help Houstonians better understand important credit information that can influence their financial wellbeing,” said
In partnership with non-profit organizations Operation HOPE,
Other FICO partners for the event include:
- Consumer Action (national)
National Consumers League(national)
- Diversified Resource Network (national)
National Association of Women Business Owners(national)
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce(national)
Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
- Workforce Solutions
Money Management International
- Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce Women’s Business Center
United Way of Greater Houston
- NAWBO Houston
Houston Association of Realtors
- Memorial Assistance Ministries
To register for the event or get more information on FICO’s “Score A Better Future” program, visit: https://www.fico.com/sabf/.
Who: FICO, Congresswoman
What: “Score A Better Future” is a free community education and financial empowerment program by FICO in partnership with national nonprofits.
Where: Baker Ripley House,
About Score A Better Future
Score A Better Future is FICO’s free credit education program hosted across the country to teach consumers about the key ingredients in the FICO® Score, and connect them to free, one-on-one counseling from certified not-for-profit counselors tailored to their individual financial health and goals.
FICO (NYSE: FICO) powers decisions that help people and businesses around the world prosper. Founded in 1956, the company is a pioneer in the use of predictive analytics and data science to improve operational decisions. FICO holds more than 200 US and foreign patents on technologies that increase profitability, customer satisfaction and growth for businesses in financial services, telecommunications, health care, retail, transportation and supply chain, and many other industries. Using FICO solutions, businesses in nearly 120 countries do everything from protecting 2.6 billion payment cards from fraud, to helping people get credit, to ensuring that millions of rental cars are in the right place at the right time.
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