$4,000 in Match Savings for Homeownership Available

May 28, 2021

The Assets for Independence program is a first-time homebuyer Savings Match Program for qualifying households to make their dreams of homeownership a reality! Our financial wellness team is ready to help guide you through the process. Qualifying households will meet with a financial coach who will provide the financial education, tools, and resources to purchase a home. Participants will save $1,000 in order to get a $4,000 match toward the down payment of their first home. 

Program Requirements 

  • Must agree to program stipulations, including first-come, first-served availability of funds 
  • Open custodial savings account with our partner bank
  • Meet with a financial coach at least once per month until home closing 
  • Home purchase must be under contract by August 31, 2021

Household Qualifications 

  • Household adjusted gross income of less than $52,000 for a family of four
  • Earned Income Tax Credit eligible households 
  • Total household assets minus total household debt is less than $10,000

FAQ Document 

Contact our Financial Wellness Team if you have any questions: 

(859) 491-8303 ext. 2314