domestic violence press conference 2022

Opinion: 50 Years Later, Economic Abuse Survivors Are Still Living Like It’s 1974

“In the 50 years since the Equal Credit Opportunity Act became law, so much has changed: women are home buyers, can open credit cards and despite a persistent gender wage gap, are able to accumulate wealth. But for survivors of domestic violence, the vast majority of whom experience economic abuse, so much remains the same.”