NEDCO Offers Financial Help

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — If you’re looking for some help achieving those financial goals this year, you won’t have to go far. NEDCO in Springfield is offering qualifying Lane County residents a 3:1 match on their savings account. The Individual Development Account (IDA) provides money and financial education and counseling. The program can be used towards … Continue reading »

State Offers Mortgage Assistance Program

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new state program is offering homeowners up to $30,000 in mortgage assistance. The home rescue program launched in some counties earlier this month, but goes statewide starting Wednesday. The Neighborhood Economic and Development Corporation is one group that can help in the process. NEDCO says it’s important for those in need … Continue reading »

Program Helps Homeowners with Payments

EUGENE, Ore. — In Lane County at least 2,500 homeowners are 90 days or more behind in their mortgage payment, which is why officials here at Neighborhood Economic Development Corporation say homeowners assistance programs are so important. To qualify for the Home Rescue Program, homeowners must have seen a decline of 10 percent or more … Continue reading »

Program Helps Seniors Stay in Homes

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A local program is working to help senior citizens stay in their homes. Through a $200,000 grant from the Oregon Housing and Community Services, the Community Lending Works Program at NEDCO is now offering low-interest loans to qualified, fixed-income homeowners age 65 and up. The money can be used to update a … Continue reading »