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Think You Can’t Own Your Own Home? Free Dollar Bank Mortgage Workshop Shows You How You Can.

October 9, 2018

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--Dollar Bank is holding their free Mortgages For Men Home Buying Workshop at the Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM. The workshop is open to single and married men, women and couples with or without children - all are welcome.

The Mortgages For Men Workshop is designed to assist people who are looking to buy a home. Attendees learn about the various mortgage loan programs available to them and come to understand the importance and power of credit. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-345-3655 or online at MortgagesForMen.com.

“We assist attendees with repairing their credit issues, we show them how to save money in manageable ways and we help them set and stick to a budget. We also explain the vocabulary of home buying in everyday language,” explained Carol Neyland, Senior Vice President of Community Development at Dollar Bank.

Workshop attendees will be encouraged to continue working with Dollar Bank Counselors. Assistance includes educational classes, private credit restoration counseling sessions, special savings programs and other informational and motivational sessions.

Dollar Bank’s success is founded in a dedicated staff that is knowledgeable of current marketplace issues affecting low and moderate income individuals. From the start, Dollar Bank Credit Consultants will work with individuals, one-on-one, to provide the resources they need to make obtaining an affordable mortgage easier and to help them select the best mortgage option.

This workshop is only one part of Dollar Bank’s effort to provide help to would-be borrowers who have special needs. Dorothy Curtis, Vice President of Community Development, works closely with participants of Dollar Bank’s Homeownership Program. “Our training in savings, budgeting and credit counseling can provide tools to help individuals interested in homeownership. It is our commitment to help program participants into an affordable mortgage so they can successfully achieve their dream of homeownership,” describes Curtis.

News 5 Anchor Terrence Lee will be speaking at the session encouraging participants to take these first steps to buying their first home.

About Dollar Bank

Dollar Bank has assets of more than $8.5 billion. Today, Dollar Bank operates more than  70 locations  throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio and Virginia and has over 1,300 employees. For more than 160 years, Dollar Bank has grown to become a large, full service, regional bank committed to providing the highest quality of banking services to individuals and businesses. Dollar Bank ( www.dollar.bank ) is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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CONTACT: Dollar Bank

Joseph B. Smith, 412-261-5037

Senior Vice President

jsmith835@dollarbank.com

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