Do you ever feel like a boost to your financial resources could move you beyond your daily financial struggle?

The Los Angeles County Department of Consumer and Business Affairs can connect you to free financial resources that can help. Whether it’s rental or food assistance, financial counseling, or help finding a job - there are programs that can help you get ahead.

Manage Debt and Build Wealth

Find referrals for free one-on-one financial counseling, credit-building programs, and lending circles. Services are available in English, Korean, and Spanish.

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Income Boosts

Learn how earned income tax credits and new child tax credits can add to your budget. Find out how to improve your job skills and get employment assistance.

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Housing Stability

Featured programs provide rental assistance, foreclosure prevention, home improvements, affordable housing referrals, and emergency housing.

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Safe Financial Products

There are safe and affordable checking accounts, low-interest loans, credit building programs, and retirement savings accounts available no matter your income.

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Health Care Services

The pandemic has shown us the importance of health coverage and food security. Find out how to pay less for quality insurance and health care, and how to get free food assistance.

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