CLEAR produces research & reporting about the economic well-being and financial capacities of LGBTQ consumers, families, businesses, nonprofits and communities, so public and public solutions are informed with information about real-world challenges facing LGBTQ communities instead of driven by marketing assumptions and myths about the economic lives of LGBTQ people.


Read our reports about economic issues and experiences for LGBTQ people, organizations, and communities.

Shut Down & Shut Out

In Shut Down & Shut Out: Access to Financial Services and Online Payments for Sex Workers in the U.S., the Center for LGBTQ Economic Advancement

Fact Sheets

Check out these fact sheets about the financial lives of LGBTQ people.

The LGBTQ Wealth Gap

The LGBTQ Wealth Gap LGBTQ people and communities suffer from a wealth gap: they have less earnings and wealth than their non-LGBTQ peers because of