The Rhode Island General Treasurer’s Office, State House, Room 102, Providence, RI 02903, sponsors the Empower Rhode Island program to highlight the importance of making your money work through personal financial empowerment. The intent of Empower Rhode Island is to enable persons to make informed and disciplined choices, and to understand the risk of taking on too much debt. Services include an online financial literacy tool, learning about working with financial institutions, and educating consumers about safe, affordable choices.

Money Management International, 501 Centreville Road, 2nd. Floor, Warwick, RI 02886, is a non-profit organization that provides full service financial counseling, financial education, debt management programs, and housing counseling. Services are provided either in person or over the Internet. All information is confidential. Money Management International helps clients resolve financial difficulties and achieve long- term financial well-being and lifelong financial management skills.