Education and support are key components of financial empowerment. Explore these free and low-cost resources in NYC and online, and please reach out if there are others you think we should be sharing here!
In-Person Resources (NYC)
Education & Support
Artists Financial Support Group
Provides education, inspiration, and community for artists grappling with their finances.
Provides financial education and resources, including events, workshops, and a helpline, to help women achieve financial independence.
Recovery program based on the Twelve-Step principles that offers hope for people whose use of unsecured debt causes problems and suffering in their lives and the lives of others.
Twelve Step Fellowship of people who have come together to help themselves and one another recover from underearning.
Civil Legal Advice & Resource Office (CLARO)
Offers limited, personalized legal advice to New Yorkers dealing with debt collection.
NY Bankruptcy Assistance Project
Provides bankruptcy assistance to qualifying New Yorkers.
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
Provides access to free or low-fee legal services for qualifying artists on all arts-related legal matters.
Debt & Credit
cash flow Management
Our favorite books to help align your mind, money and soul! We’re big fans of the public library, and encourage you to “try before you buy.” The below contain affiliate links, so we may receive a (very) small commission if you purchase any of these.
Marie Kondo, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Julie Morgenstern, Time Management from the Inside Out
Greg McKeown, Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
Barbara Stanny, Prince Charming Isn’t Coming: How Women Get Smart About Money
Rebecca Eve Selkowe, Dominate Your Debt: A Work & Play Book
Ramit Sethi, I Will Teach You To Be Rich
Gretchen Rubin, Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives
Anne Lamott, Help Thanks Wow: The Three Essential Prayers
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