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Episode 2

Season 1 Episode 102 | 26m 46s

Opportunity Coaches Jean Chatzky, Louis Barajas, and Patrice Washington travel to Lake Charles, El Paso, and Raleigh to meet three of the six families. During the visits they come to understand each family’s financial struggles and what’s at stake. It’s more than money.

Aired: 10/26/22 | Expires: 01/01/23
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
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The coaches show the families how to find nonprofits to help them get ahead.
The Opportunity Coaches travel to LA, Tampa, and Philadelphia to meet families.
Six families travel to Dollywood to meet Opportunity Coaches to help change their lives.
Opportunity Knock$ as the families are presented with $30,000 to reach bigger goals.
The families return to Dollywood to share their financial journeys with coaches.
The families successfully follow their financial plans and we see the changes.
Families strengthen their financial foundation by visiting resources in their communities.
Using the coaches' tools the families now have the skills to be successful on their own.
The families use The Opportunity Finder to identify help in their communities.
Families wrap up their initial coaching sessions and start to work on their goals.
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When paycheck to paycheck doesn’t cut it one family might lose their home.
When the coaches arrive the stakes are high. Is it too late for one family?
Six families on the brink of financial ruin anxiously prepare to get help.
Families strengthen their financial foundation by visiting resources in their communities.
Families continue to meet with nonprofit resources in their communities.
The coaches show the families how to find nonprofits to help them get ahead.
The families use The Opportunity Finder to identify help in their communities.
The families successfully follow their financial plans and we see the changes.
Using the coaches' tools the families now have the skills to be successful on their own.
The coaches return and see how far the families have come on their journey.