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Community Partners

Calling all entrepreneurs, dreamers, and trail blazers





Lending that helps turn dreams into reality.

Asset Building

Credit and homebuyer counseling, budget classes, and much more.

Public Policy

Advocating for policies that support working families.

For thirty years, Southern Bancorp Community Partners has been working to provide entrepreneurs, homeowners, and individuals with the financial tools needed to achieve the American Dream – regardless of their zip code. From credit repair and financial education to lending and public policy advocacy, Southern Bancorp Community Partners has a long history of creating economic opportunity in communities that need it most.

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It’s Not Too Late to Make a Resolution to Save

By Kathryn Hazelett Resolution (/ˌrezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n/), noun: a firm decision to do or not to do something. Ah, New Year’s resolutions. Most of us make them and very few of us keep them. By this point in the year, we’ve probably all abandoned at least one. How can we...

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How We Define Savings

How We Define Savings

By Kathryn Hazelett I’ve been thinking a lot about savings over the past few months as I’ve worked on this blog and on other papers for Southern. I realized that I generally divide savings into three categories. We save for college (ours, our student loans, and our...

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