York County CA$H (Creating Assets Savings & Hope) is for all people who want to better plan for the future. No matter what your income, your age, or your stage in life, we can provide free one-on-one financial coaching and can help you make a plan to save more money, pay down debt, and build or maintain your assets.
Each year, 350+ York County residents participate in CA$H and receive free one-on-one financial counseling to help plan for a financially secure future.
CA$H offers one-on-one CA$H Coaching with Opportunity Guides for individuals who receive free tax preparation services, as well as those who would just like to know more about how to save money and achieve their financial goals.
CA$H Coaching is typically offered in one 30-minute session, which may cover a topic such as financial capability, budgeting, developing financial goals, and identifying action steps to achieve those goals.
Financial Coaching takes place over a longer term. On a monthly basis, you will meet with a Financial Coach to develop goals and identify action steps to achieve those goals. Your Financial Coach will support you by checking in on your progress over the course of 6 months, and help you redefine your goals if your circumstances or priorities change.
Matched Savings Accounts
As part of York County CA$H, YCCAC offers Family Development Accounts (FDAs) to help you save money faster. With FDAs, qualified households will have up to $4 matched for every $1 saved.
Free Tax Preparation
York County CA$H also provides free preparation of basic Federal and State tax returns if the adjusted gross income is below $52,000. Click here for more info.