- posted by Kellie Battaglia
Homeword has been a member of the Montana Financial Education Coalition (MFEC) for many years. The MFEC began in 2004. It is a collection of Montana’s financial institutions, government and nonprofit organizations, businesses and interested community members who believe that financial literacy is essential to self-sufficiency and economic advancement.
People who have more confidence in managing their money, balancing their budget and building a realistic plan for homeownership see many benefits. They can use these skills to achieve financial and family stability. They’re able to keep from losing their homes to foreclosure. They can create a clear path to save for future goals, while providing for their children.