Check out our recent report: Massachusetts’ Debt Trap: How private debt buyers are using the courts to hurt families by Ginger Haggerty (June 2016)
Midas discusses the importance of the Family Financial Protection bill with BNN News. April, 2016
Midas coordinated the annual Statewide Summit on Financial Education with other members of the MassSaves Coalition. The Summit's theme was "Building Financial Foundations: A Financial Capability Summit for K- College Educators, Practitioners, & Supporters." Check out presentations from the event. March, 2016
Midas, the National Consumer Law Center, and others express concern about a bill before the Senate to end the prohibition against for-profit debt management companies in the state.
Midas and other partners call for increased protections from debt buyers before a hearing of the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Financial Services. Oct, 2015
Midas coordinated the annual Statewide Summit on Financial Education with other members of the MassSaves Coalition. The Summit's theme was "Financial Education: Teach it, build it, coach it, spread it, live it, love it!" April, 2015
Treasurer Goldberg names members of the Financial Literacy Task Force, on which Midas, MassSaves Coalition, and many other financial education stakeholders will serve. April, 2015
Midas is announced as one of 11 entities to win an award of the US Treasury Department’s Financial Empowerment Innovation Fund. The funding will support research for the Invest In College Success pilot program to be implemented with uAspire on the campuses of Bunker Hill, Northern Essex, and Springfield Technical Community Colleges.
Midas works with CFED to release CFED’s annual Assets & Opportunity Scorecard for Massachusetts. The Boston Globe covers the highlights. January, 2015