Nicole’s Story: Live on Less Than You Earn

Meet Nicole, a social worker and mother of two in Atlanta, Georgia. What do you do? Right now, I’m working in logistics, but I was a social worker for a very long time. When I got married and had my kids, I took a break from social work because it’s a very involved career. So…

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Congratulations to the Winners of the #SavingsResolution Contest!

We asked members of the SaverLife community to share their savings resolutions, with a picture and the hashtag #SavingsResolution. Over two months, more than 400 of you submitted your stories. Every time you voted on other entries, you earned a sweepstakes entry;five sweepstakes participants were randomly selected to win $100. And three winners received $1,000, $500, and $250, chosen…

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How to File Your Taxes for Free with IRS Free File

Hi, I’m Mike. I’m a tax expert with Intuit TurboTax. It’s tax season! It’s time to talk about some questions that are frequently asked by taxpayers. Today we’re going to talk about: How can I file for free? If you made $66,000 or less in 2018, you’re eligible to use free, IRS-sponsored programs to file…

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What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

Hi, I’m Dirk. I’m a tax expert with Intuit’s TurboTax and I’m here today to talk to you about the Earned Income Tax Credit. What is the Earned Income Tax Credit? It’s a tax credit available for those who are low- and moderate-income families and the benefit varies depending on whether you have children or not. If you’re…

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Do I Need to File a Tax Return?

Hi, I’m Kasey, and I’m a tax expert here with Intuit’s TurboTax. I’m here today to talk about some frequently asked questions that many taxpayers have. Do I need to file? Not everyone is required to file a tax return every year. Generally, if your income doesn’t exceed certain thresholds, you don’t even have to file a return. The…

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Congratulations to the Winners of the #WhatImSavingFor Contest!

Starting on October 15, 2018, we asked you to share what motivates you to save, with a picture and the hashtag #WhatImSavingFor. Over two months, more than 650 of you submitted your stories. Every time you voted on other entries, you earned a sweepstakes entry; five sweepstakes participants were randomly selected to win $100. And three…

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2018: Thank you for a wonderful year!

Happy holidays from all of us at SaverLife! 2018 has been a big year for us. We’ve been busy creating new ways to reward you for saving and learning more about what actually helps people save. Here are just a few highlights from 2018: You won prizes for saving every week In 2018, we launched…

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