In late 2014, SAHF hired CFSI, a recognized leader and innovator based in Chicago, to support SAHF's Outcomes Initiatives in the area of financial capability, assets and income.CFSI has been working with SAHF to more deeply understand the opportunities and challenges of incorporating financial capability programs and services into the affordable housing sector. This report outlines the fundamental aspects of CFSI’s framework for consumer financial health, as well as critical findings from a national study on the state of American financial health.
How Rezzcard is simplifying rental payments for affordable housing tenants
Earlier this year, the Philadelphia Housing Authority began providing tenants with an alternative option for paying rent through five-year-old New Jersey-based electronic payment service Rezzcard. The service, already established in New York and parts of New Jersey, eliminates money orders and check cashing – a time and money vacuum that infamously afflicts lower-income renters and affordable housing tenants...
Rezzcard and JetPay Collaborate to Offer the First Electronic Payment Card Allowing Tenants of Affordable Housing to Pay Rent and Bills
Companion Mobile App Allows Consumers to Pay their Rent with Just One Tap. JetPay Corporation, a leading provider of debit and credit card processing, payroll/HR/TLM and prepaid card services and Rezzcard are partnering to provide a broad range of electronic payment options to tenants of multifamily affordable housing properties.
10 Questions for Alex Cooper, CEO of Englewood Startup Rezzcard
Most young people today write out paper checks for one purpose only: to pay the rent. What if you could pay the landlord with just a swipe or a click? Digital payments have taken over virtually every niche, except this one.