The mission of the Department of Insurance, Securities, and Banking (DISB) is three-fold: (1) cultivate a regulatory environment that protects consumers and attracts and retains financial services firms to the District; (2) empower and educate residents on financial matters; and (3) provide financing for District small businesses.
Financially Fit DC provides a online financial education platform, where you can gain insight on budgeting, managing credit, building wealth, buying a home, and planning for retirement.
Access Prosperity Now’s data tool to download estimates of unbanked and underbanked households at city, county, metro, and state levels.
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.
A report by the CFE Fund and the
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Household
A joint report between the National Consumer Law Center and the CFE Fund
Summary of findings about outcomes achieved through Financial Empowerment Centers.