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  • What Is the 2021 Child Tax Credit, and How Do You Qualify?

    On July 15th, 2021, the IRS will send the first Child Tax Credit payments to eligible parents with a qualifying child. These payments are up to $3,600 per child and are part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA). These advanced payments are made against your 2021 tax return and can be worth as much as $300 per month for each qualifying child. But do you qualify for the Child Tax Credit? We’re here to tell you what it is, how much to expect, and how you can claim it.

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  • A Truck, A Man, and a Financial Journey

    How a random encounter in a parking lot led to a seat at the financial table. How to get started with banking when you’ve been excluded from the system.

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  • Managing Financial Stress: Your Tips to Make Your Best Money Decisions Yet

    Stressed about your finances? We’ve all been there before, but there’s a better way. If looking at your recent bank statements makes you shiver with dread or you’re just tired of checking your accounts twice before making a purchase, you can change the way you approach finances in 2021. Check out our best tips for managing financial stress to flip the way you see finances.

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  • Here’s What You Should Know About Filing Your 2020 Taxes

    You believe in doing things differently than they’ve always been done…why not your taxes? The 2021 tax season is here, and whether this is your first time filing taxes on your own or you’ve been slogging through your files for years, you can make this tax season your best (and most stress-free) yet. Say goodbye to long nights of frustration with our guide sharing everything you need to know about filing your 2020 taxes.

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