The Asset House is a guide to policies important to household economic security. Currently, these policies exist as a patchwork of federal and state laws, but there has been no concept for how they can work together to create a comprehensive and targeted framework for addressing poverty and helping families move to and retain their middle-class status.

You can read more about the Asset House in chapter seven of “Beyond Broke: Why Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Is a Priority for National Economic Security” (p. 20).

Asset House