This service is part of the Financial and Housing Recovery Center (FHRC)
Financial Benefits Navigation
Completing an application for unemployment or other benefits can be complicated and confusing.
Financial Benefits Navigators can help address any questions you have as you are completing applications for benefit such as unemployment, TANF, SNAP food stamps, Medicaid, utility assistance, etc.
Financial Counselors assist residents with budgeting, debt management, credit report education, and linking to positive products helping residents to open a low-cost bank or credit account through Bank On San Antonio, etc.
Bank On San Antonio
Bank On San Antonio is a service that partners with local financial institutions to assist residents with opening a starter bank account to secure their money and to avoid check cashing fees and payday lenders. For San Antonio residents who are US citizens or immigrants (documented or undocumented), a bank account can be an important place to keep your money safe and it also serves to help your credit.