The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal benefit designed to help low- to moderate-income workers by reducing personal tax liability and increasing the refund. If one meets the income requirements, the credit can help create financial stability by allowing recipients to use more of their earnings to take care of basic needs and increase savings. Continue Reading
Did you earn less than $54,000 last year? You may be eligible to receive free tax preparation. Continue Reading
Everyone experiences financial stress, whether you’re new to the workforce, trying to make big life decisions or looking towards retirement. Here’s one solution that could help. Continue Reading
Most children have a favorite book they enjoy hearing again and again. While parents may find it monotonous, there are huge benefits for kids when it comes to repetitive reading.
Reading the same book to your child can:Continue Reading
New Year’s resolutions aren’t limited to adults – kids can make them, too! Swapping soda for water or limiting TV time are small enough goals that are attainable and can apply to and benefit the whole family. Here are some tips for getting your child excited about setting and accomplishing something big in the year ahead:Continue Reading
With 2016 on the horizon, retrospection and reevaluation are in the air. Here to help with your list of resolutions are 101 nontraditional goals to help boost your career, creativity, community and overall happiness. Choose one or several to make some long-term changes in your life.Continue Reading
Acts of kindness, no matter how small, hold the power to change a person’s day. All it takes is a few seconds. Flash a smile, give up your parking space or try one of these:Continue Reading
When asked what you’re most thankful for, you’d probably answer family, friends, food or shelter. But what about life’s not-so-obvious pleasures that bring a bit of sunshine to our lives?
We’ve rounded up a handful of our favorite little things we may overlook on a daily basis. We like to think of them as tiny doses of happiness that are right under our noses:Continue Reading
When asked this holiday season what you’re most thankful for, you’d probably answer family, friends, food or shelter. But what about life’s not-so-obvious pleasures that bring a bit of sunshine to our lives? Check out our video of the little things in life we’re thankful for.Continue Reading
November is best known for gathering around the table with family and turkey, but there are quite a few other happenings to get in on. We’ve done the footwork for you – here’s your November checklist.Continue Reading