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Using Perseverance and Patience to Build Assets for a "Dream Home"

Catholic Charities Atlanta
A single mother living in the Atlanta suburbs used perseverance and patience to build her financial assets and eventually buy a home. Shadabeh K. and her daughter Kiyana were living off of the minimum-wage earnings of her big-box retail job, and never had enough money in the bank to think beyond the present day's needs. Catholic Charities Atlanta enrolled her in an Individual Development Account (IDA), which matche...
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