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Financial Empowerment

COVID-19 Financial Tips 

Find the latest resources to help you manage your finances during the pandemic. 

Small Business Resources

Get the help you need to launch and grow your small business successfully. 

Money Smart Week

Learn about this annual national program and associated events designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. 

Banking Town Hall 

See the Treasurer’s annual report on the city’s finances and outreach to residents with financial literacy programming. 

Essay Contest

Learn more about annually awarded scholarships, sponsored by BMO Harris Bank, to support the cost of attending the first year of college to two high school students.

The City Treasurer’s Office is committed to the financial empowerment of all city residents through education and awareness programs that help individuals, families and business owners make the most informed decisions for their financial health today and in the future. Our office serves as a resource for all Chicagoans and works to connect them to the resources they need to maximize their wealth and financial wellbeing.