Supporting businesses and our community
We pledge to do our part for financial inclusion and closing the financial wealth gap by creating access to credit for underserved communities.
The dream of owning a home or starting a business can seem out of reach for millions in vulnerable populations. Financial inclusion requires us all to find and facilitate solutions. Through Inclusion Forward™, we’re leveraging our data, analytics and technology to help clients expand financial opportunities for their consumers and remove barriers to obtaining credit, thus helping consumers achieve their financial goals.
Source: Financial Health Network, 2021 FinHealth Spend Report
Source: Federal Reserve, 2021 Small Business Credit Survey
Through our Inclusion Forward™ initiative, we help our clients and communities use powerful tools to remove barriers to credit access and improve financial health. Some of those resources include:
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As Experian has been ramping up DEI efforts internally, it has really motivated me to do the same for our customers. We have been working tirelessly on helping them with their own financial inclusion initiatives powered by our data. Experian is dedicated to make not only its employees but every consumer feel more included.
Partnering with Inclusiv to Support CDFIs
We teamed up with with Inclusiv Network, one of the leading CDFI associations in the country totaling more than 450 credit union members, to promote financial inclusion to Hispanic/Latino consumers and underserved communities. A key component of this collaboration includes providing resources, including educational webinars and market insights, to help credit unions enhance their outreach to marginalized communities.
Credit plays a vital role in the lives of consumers and helps them meet important milestones.
Lenders are under pressure to improve access to financial services in support of driving growth.