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November 02, 2021
Build Back Better Ensures Investment in Families

In July, we witnessed a new chapter in our country’s history. Direct payments of the Child Tax Credit (CTC) reached millions of families across the country and help was on the way for families with children who were struggling to pay for groceries, rent, or utilities, build rainy day funds, afford child care, and meet…

October 22, 2021
Need Help Paying Rent and Utilities?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic started, we know it’s become even more difficult to pay for rent and utilities. That’s why the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) developed an online, mobile-friendly tool that’s especially meant to help those who are impacted the most by high housing costs: small landlords, women, and people of color (POC). 11…

September 29, 2021
Ask an Expert episode 4: Let’s chat about the Child Tax Credit

We know the advanced Child Tax Credit is important for families nationwide. Watch our YouTube Live and hear from SaverLife Policy Director, Radha Seshagiri, as well as SaverLife financial coach and CFP, Tania Brown, as they talk about these payments and how this money is making a difference. You’ll also hear from three SaverLife members…

September 09, 2021
How People are Using the Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments

Families all across the U.S. have been receiving much-needed monthly Child Tax Credit payments since July 15 of this year. From the families we’ve surveyed across the nation, we know that they’re using the money to catch up on bills, afford school ...

October 06, 2021
Want to Save Money on Your Monthly Internet Bill?

Could you use a HUGE discount on your monthly internet bill? Do you need new equipment (laptop, desktop computer, or tablet) for yourself or a family member? You might be able to take advantage of the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program. You ...