The Coalition for Debtor Education is housed at Fordham University Law School in New York City. Its mission is to assist consumers, especially vulnerable populations, to understand and improve their ability to manage their own financial affairs. It is also committed to empirical assessment, including of its own programs, and to studying key issues affecting consumer finance.
To further its Mission, the Coalition:
The Coalition also offers consumer classes for adults on budgeting, banking, credit, and managing debt. In addition, it offers "Train the Trainer" classes for banks and community-based organizations, and programs for high school students, using a game show format.
Carol O'Rourke, Executive Director
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy