Free Financial Counseling Now Available for Oakland County Residents

Yesterday, Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner announced a $25,000 Community Economic Development Association of Michigan (CEDAM) grant to establish a Financial Empowerment Center in Oakland County. The Center will offer free one-on-one counseling for Oakland County taxpayers on personal finance matters, and the financial counseling will be done by counselors from JVS of Southfield, a community-based nonprofit organization.

L-R: Megan Kursik of the Michigan Communities for Financial Empowerment network at CEDAM, Leah Rosenbaum of JVS, and Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner.

L-R: Megan Kursik of the Michigan Communities for Financial Empowerment network at CEDAM, Leah Rosenbaum of JVS, and Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner.

“Sometimes families need help tackling financial challenges and they don’t know where to turn,” Meisner said. “This grant gives us another tool to help families plan a budget, assist with credit repair and home mortgages and many other financial issues our residents face.”

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2013 Oakland County Land Sale Auction

Are you looking for tax foreclosed property in Oakland County? Whether you are a family looking for your next home, a real estate investor, or a business seeking a new location, don’t miss out on the 2013 Oakland County Land Auction!

Twice a year, land sale auctions are held in Oakland County. Beginning August 26th and running through the 28th, next week’s Land Sale Auction will take place at Ultimate Soccer Arenas in Pontiac. Watch Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meiser discuss the details & benefits of purchasing property at this year’s auction.


For more information about purchasing tax foreclosed property in Oakland County, visit the Oakland County Treasurer’s Office website.