Small Business Program
Who Are We?
Asset Builders of Southwest Louisiana supports people wanting to become financially fit and to learn how to save to invest in their small business. Services offered include a matched savings IDA account, business management courses, and one-on-one financial counseling services. These services help to improve the economic status of low income individuals and families.
With the Asset Builders of SWLA Small Business Program, every dollar YOU save is matched with $8! You could save up to $500 in your IDA account and receive up to $4,000 in match money, giving you a total of $4,500 to invest in your small business!
What Are IDA Accounts?
IDAs are special savings account programs that create an incentive to develop a long term habit of saving for the purchase of an asset. IDAs provide an incentive to save by matching each dollar saved with a dollar (or more) to help your savings grow quickly.