Memphis banks to host second Better Credit, Better Communities Fair

Published on: May 28, 2019


More than a dozen local banks are coming together for a free event to offer credit and financial counseling to Memphians.

The Memphis Area Community Reinvestment Act Association (Memphis CRA Association) is hosting its second annual Better Credit, Better Communities Fair on Saturday, June 8, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church, 70 N. Bellevue Blvd.

Community organizations, neighborhood development corporations and financial institutions will be offering direct, trusted stakeholder support and resources to better one’s credit and financial future. Attendees will learn how to pull/review a credit report, open a checking or savings account, create a budget, experience a real-world financial simulator and more.

Participating banks of the Memphis CRA Association include:

BancorpSouth, Financial Federal Bank, First Tennessee Bank, Iberiabank, Pinnacle Financial Partners, Paragon Bank, Patriot Bank, Renasant Bank, Regions Bank, Simmons Bank, SunTrust Bank, Trustmark Bank and Tri-State Bank.