MAF’s Financial Services

We’re here to support you in achieving your financial goals – whatever they may be. Check out our financial services below to find the tools that will work best for you, whether that’s an online financial workshop, a one-on-one meeting with a financial coach, or a mobile app you can use on your own schedule.

Charlas Financieras Online

Join our live online sessions offered via Zoom on different financial topics. These interactive sessions are offered in English and Spanish. All sessions are free. Save a seat today. 

Financial Coaching Online

Meet one-on-one with a financial coach to work on a personalized financial journey. Set up a plan of action or navigate topics such as credit building, budgeting, and paying down debt. Sessions are over the phone or Zoom, and, free.  

MyMAF Mobile App

MAF’s Financial Education on the go. You’ll get financial education, tools, and resources to create a personalized action plan. Use it to track your progress and celebrate reaching your goals! Available in English and Spanish.

Upcoming Charlas

VIEW PAST CHARLAS

MAF’s Charlas Financieras are curated to be timely, accurate, and relevant to your financial journey. Join us to discuss different financial topics, tools, and tips. Explore upcoming sessions below and register for the ones you’re interested in today!

Joining Lending Circles

Tanda. Susu. Paluwagan. Hui. If you’ve ever joined one of these, then you’ve participated in a version of Lending Circles! Join us to learn how MAF’s Lending Circles program can help you save, build credit, and achieve financial goals with people in your community.

October 27, 2021 
11 AM Pacific Time in English – Register here
12 PM Pacific Time in Spanish – Register here


Understanding the Child Tax Credit

Are you eligible for the U.S. child tax credit payments? Tune into this session to learn more about the expanded CTC! We’ll help you calculate how much you should be receiving and answer your questions.

October 29, 2021 
11 AM Pacific Time in English – Register here
12 PM Pacific Time in Spanish – Register here


Past Charlas

Not familiar with MAF’s Charlas Financieras or can’t make it to the live sessions? Check out our previous topics on your own time!

FINDING COMMUNITY RESOURCES
Many community resources are only a click or phone call away, but we know it can be hard to find the right ones for you and your family. In this session, we’ll discuss MAF resources and other tools to get you the support you need. Event Date: 10/20/21.

BUILDING YOUR BUSINESS PLAN
Need to create or update your business plan? In this session, we’ll guide you in creating a one-page plan with the Business Model Canvas tool. You’ll learn to describe your business objectives, key activities, and more. Event Date: 10/14/21.

ACCESSING CAPITAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Looking for capital to start, run, or grow your business? In this session, we’ll explore different ways to fund your small business. You’ll learn about various business loan programs, including MAF’s 0% interest, credit-building Business Microloans. Event Date: 10/12/21.

MANAGING YOUR DEBT 
Overwhelmed by your debt? Having trouble paying unpaid bills? You’re not alone! Join this session to learn different strategies to reduce debt. We’ll also share resources to help you confidently navigate the process. Event Date: 10/8/21.

EXPLORING  IMMIGRATION SERVICES & SUPPORT
Navigating the immigration system can be challenging. Luckily, there are many community organizations providing excellent resources and services. Join us to find out how to access the immigration support you need, including MAF’s immigration programs. Event Date: 10/5/21.

BECOMING SELF-EMPLOYED
Self-employment can be a great way to make money while giving yourself more control over your work and schedule. In this session, we’ll dive into its pros and cons and explore how you can start your self-employment journey. Event Date: 9/30/21.

BUILDING CREDIT & COMMUNITY WITH LENDING CIRCLES 
Tanda. Susu. Paluwagan. Hui. If you’ve ever joined one of these, then you’ve participated in a version of Lending Circles! Join us to learn how MAF’s Lending Circles program can help you save, build credit, and achieve financial goals with people in your community. Event Date: 9/28/21.

ESTABLISHING OR BUILDING CREDIT 
Credit is like a financial passport that can have a huge impact on your life. Join this session to understand how credit works, why it’s important, and what you can do now to establish or improve your credit score. Event Date: 9/23/21.

ACCESSING CAPITAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Looking for capital to start, run, or grow your business? In this session, we’ll explore different ways to fund your small business. You’ll learn about various business loan programs, including MAF’s 0% interest, credit-building Business Microloans. Event Date: 9/15/21.

EXPLORING IMMIGRATION SERVICES & SUPPORT 
Navigating the immigration system can be challenging. Luckily, there are many community organizations providing excellent resources and services. Join this session to find out how to access the immigration support you need, including MAF’s immigration loans. Event Date: 9/9/21.

FINDING COMMUNITY RESOURCES 
Many community resources are only a click or phone call away, but we know it can be hard to find the right ones for you and your family. In this session, we’ll discuss MAF resources and other tools to get you the support you need. Event Date: 9/7/21.

PLANNING FOR YOUR RETIREMENT
It’s never too early to start planning and saving for your retirement. In this session, we’ll share helpful tips and walk you through different retirement plans available to help you live the life you want after you stop working. Event Date: 9/3/21.

MANAGING DEBT & COLLECTIONS
Overwhelmed by your debt? Having trouble paying unpaid bills? You’re not alone! Join this session to learn how to reduce debt. We’ll also share resources to help you confidently navigate the collections process. Event Date: 9/1/21.

ACCESSING CAPITAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS 
Looking for capital to start or grow your business? In this session, we’ll explore various small business loan programs, including MAF’s 0% interest, credit-building Business Microloans. Event date: 8/27/2021.

REBUILDING WITH LENDING CIRCLES 
Whether you want to access a 0% interest loan, build back your savings, or rebuild your credit, MAF’s Lending Circles can be a powerful tool on your journey to financial recovery. Join this live discussion to learn more! Event date: 8/25/2021.

EXPLORING DACA RESOURCES & UPDATES
Join us to learn more about the current state of DACA, resources available to support the DACA community, and how you can take action to support immigrant families right now. Event Date: 8/19/21.

UNDERSTANDING THE CHILD TAX CREDIT
Are you eligible for the U.S. child tax credit payments? Tune into this session to learn more about the expanded CTC! We’ll help you calculate how much you should be receiving and answer your questions. Event Date: 8/17/21.

CHOOSING THE RIGHT BUSINESS ENTITY FOR YOU
The type of business entity you choose will have important legal and financial implications for your business. Join this session to explore different business entities with the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (CCHC). Event Date: 8/12/21.

GET INFORM ABOUT BASIC BUSINESS LAWS
Overwhelmed by complex business laws? In this session, legal experts from the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights (LCCRSF) will explain important legal topics that you should understand to make informed decisions for your business. Event Date: 8/9/21.

MAXIMIZE BANKING FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Keeping your personal and business finances separate will help you stay organized and protect yourself. Join this session to learn about the benefits of a business bank account and what it takes to open one yourself. Event Date: 8/6/21.

BUILD YOUR BUSINESS PLAN
Need to create or update your business plan? In this session, we’ll guide you in creating a one-page plan with the Business Model Canvas tool. You’ll learn to describe your business objectives, key activities, and more. Event Date: 8/4/21.


“With its financial coaching and different courses on finances and general topics, MAF informed us how to improve our credit and provided an interest-free loan, which helped me to invest. Personally, I have seen improvement in my growth as an entrepreneur and also in the development and expansion of my business.”

Regina, San Francisco, CA

In the News

“Sometimes it can be hard to come up with $465,” says Gustavo Cerritos, 22, an immigrant being helped by Mission Asset Fund.”

“Nonprofits and government organizations have stepped in to help: Mission Asset Fund, a nonprofit in the San Francisco Bay Area, is covering Amzi’s application, along with that of 6,000 other Dreamers.”

“I just don’t want money to be an excuse for people not applying,” said Ceja, who is a DACA recipient himself.”

“These are families that want to give to society and help build this society. I’ve lived it—that’s my family.”

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