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The Money Matters Program is here to help individuals with low to moderate incomes achieve a greater sense of financial well-being for year-round financial success.


The Money Matters programming includes:

Click here to access Financial Resources at

Give us a call at 413-376-1179


Program Eligibility

Live in Hampshire County, Franklin County or the North Quabbin region

Income must be below limits listed:

Household Members
Monthly Income
Annual Income

Interested in financial counseling? Complete the form below to request an appointment! Money Matters program staff will contact you to follow up.

To complete the Money Matters Participant Forms,

please click here


Past Events

Finding Financial Success

Making Sense of the Child Tax Credit

Learn more about the new 2021
Advanced Child Tax Credit payments

Credit Building and Repair
Common myths busted and your questions answered! Learn
everything you need to know about building good credit and
fixing bad credit.

Student Loans
Payments were paused during the pandemic, but start again in May!  Learn about repayment options and how to get on top of that debt.

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Money Matters and the AFCPE®

On December 15th, 2020 the Community Action Pioneer Valley’s Money Matters program was the recipient of the AFCPE® Strategic Impact Fund Scholarship grant. The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education®, or AFCPE®, provides education and training to financial counselors and coaches.