Assistance/Finances & Money

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This is for advice and news about dealing with your finances during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Some banks, insurance companies (auto, home), and other financial businesses are taking measures for the convenience and well-being of their customers. This is specifically aimed towards banks and other businesses that deal directly with your money. or other types of assistance:

Sites providing many resources and links

Large number of helpful links by Public Health Awakened and The Spirit of 1848 COVID-19
Love in the Time of Corona/El amor en el tiempo de Corona - large number of listings on how to give and receive help

General advice - Financial Advice during the Pandemic

Coronavirus Relief Bill

Housing - Mortgages - Rent

On the other end of the phone, members of the Housing Justice League are waiting to answer questions and help identify resources in your community

Section 8

  • If you have a Section 8 voucher or live in an Atlanta Housing property, and have lost income due to COVID-19, they can cancel your rent for up to 2 months.
  • Contact the housing authority and read more here:

Mortgage / Homeowner Assistance

If you are a homeowner who has been impacted by the coronavirus, visit this link for mortgage assistance information.

Jewish Family and Career Services

  • JF&CS offers emergency financial assistance. To see if you are eligible, call (770) 677-9389

New Life Community Center

Nicholas House

  • If you are a Fulton County family experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19, you can call (404) 622-0973 to see if you qualify for emergency assistance. Nicholas House only assists families.

North Fulton Community Charities

Salvation Army

  • The Salvation Army provides emergency financial assistance for rent/mortgages, utilities, and other expenses. Call (404) 486-2888 or contact your local branch directly for more information:
  • Financial Emergency Services
  • Locations

Zion Hill Community Development Corporation To apply for assistance, call (404) 766-3141 and leave a message.

Student Loans

Banks & Credit Cards

Info for specific financial institutions

Travel and Airlines