Financial Empowerment Center

The Financial Empowerment Center provides professional, one-on-one financial counseling as a free public service. The Paterson Financial Empowerment Center is located in Center City Mall (Upper Level) out of the United Way of Passaic County office. The center is set in place to enable residents to address their financial challenges, needs, and plan for their futures. Here are a few things our counselors can assist you with:

  • Resolve credit card and other debts
  • Understand and improve credit scores
  • Dispute incorrect credit report items
  • Open a bank account and increase savings
  • Research and apply for government benefits
  • Develop a budget and prioritize spending

To schedule a financial counseling session please click on the link -