How to Get Help with Rent in Georgia

Do you live in Georgia? Are you also in financial need to pay the rent of your home or apartment? If so you have come to the right place. Nowadays with the economy being so bad it can be extra tough to make ends meet. There are many different reasons why people fall into debt and being in debt is always tough and can be hard on you and your family. Fortunately, there are many different resources and options you should consider before taking out a loan.

The state of Georgia is a great state by the ocean. It has great qualities that make it a nice area to raise a family. Georgia’s capital, Atlanta, is very well known. Many people use the Atlanta airport for layovers. It is very popular!

If you live in Atlanta and want help paying your rent, you may contact the Department of Finance Office of Grant Services. To contact them, call 404-330-6112. This organization works with the homelessness prevention program. On February 17, 2009, President B. Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. By doing this, it included $1.5 billion for the homelessness prevention fund.

Another resource available to you if you live in Atlanta is the Fulton County of Human Services Department in Fulton County. If you feel they would be of help to you and would like to call them, you can reach them at 404-730-6889.

Buying a home is always very complex. That is why it is better to rent a home or apartment right now. However, even when one is renting it can still be somewhat difficult to pay for it when there still are so many other bills to cover.

People tend to take the easy way out. When they are in debt they want money quick and opt to take out a loan. Taking out a loan is not the right thing to do when one is in debt. Although it may give you the money you need in the moment, when it is all said and done, it will be another bill you will have to pay off. And it will not just be another bill you will have to pay back, but it will also include interest.

The important thing is to not wait! The faster the debt is taken care of and the faster you seek help to pay your rent, the easier it will be to get back on track!

Andrea Saca

Andrea Saca

Andrea Saca is from El Salvador and lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. After graduating from East Chapel Hill High School, she enrolled in Durham Technical Community College and will be transferring to a four year university to pursue her degree in sociology. She is hoping to major in sociology, and minor in Spanish.

Her first hand view of people taking out loans and trying to pay through their college education has sparked her interest into learning more about finance and how to manage it.

She enjoys working with people spending time with her family and friends, and learning about different cultures by traveling!
Andrea Saca