Financial Empowerment Curriculum


Assisting survivors to understand the implications of how to begin to rebuild her credit, saving for the future and where to find on-going support can make the difference between building financial stability and a survivors returning to her abuser."

The Allstate Foundation's Moving Ahead Through Financial Management Curriculum is a comprehensive package of tools and information designed to empower victims to be self-sufficient with their finances. The curriculum includes the following components:

  • Strategies for addressing the complex financial and safety challenges of ending a relationship with an abusive partner
  • Information on how to protect personal and financial safety in an abusive relationship and after leaving an abusive relationship
  • Methods for dealing with the misuse of financial records
  • Tools to help people of all incomes and earning power work toward long-term economic empowerment, including budgeting tools, step-by-step planners and more

Check out our Short-Term Planning Guide to help get you started on the path to financial fitness.