Elevate Releases Study on Subprime Consumer Credit

Elevate’s Center for the New Middle Class has released a study showing subprime consumers are limited in their ability to utilize credit balances or borrow from their social networks; the Center’s study reports 70% of nonprime Americans couldn’t cover an urgent expense of $500 or more with their savings and 64% wouldn’t be able to borrow from friends and family; the Center’s study amplifies the need for solutions targeting nonprime borrowers; Elevate’s Center for the New Middle Class is currently undergoing research efforts to support nonprime credit access and personal financial management efficiencies.  Source