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Saving money on health insurance

This page provides information to help consumers find out if their estimated income level qualifies for savings.
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Domestic Violence Survivors

This webpage identifies a number of consumer issues faced by survivors of domestic violence, including: budgeting, prioritizing debt, credit reports, repairing damaged credit, utility rights, managing debt, assistance with payments, student loans, bankruptcy, and foreclosure.
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Compilation Of The Social Security Laws

This webpage provides the actual statutory language that describes uses of grants under the Social Security Act, for IDAs under the TANF program.
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Do Welfare and IDA Program Policies Affect Asset Holdings?

Author(s): Mary McKernan, Caroline Ratcliffe, Yunju Nam
Minimal research has examined the affect of public assistance rules on saving and asset accumulation among low-income families.
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EITC Central

The IRS maintains this site as a comprehensive online resource for EITC information, including a "What's Hot" page to provide timely updates on the EITC program, including legal and administrative changes.
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Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibiting employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin
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Fact Sheet on Individual Development Accounts

This document, in Q&A format, explains the basics of IDAs and is written for consumers. Eligibility, selecting a program, and general differences between programs are covered.
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Vita Sites And Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

This webpage provides information and links to resources about VITA Sites and EITC in Native Communities.
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The Assets Report 2012

Author(s): Reid Cramer, Rachel Black
The goal of this report is to provide a comprehensive overview of the federal government's efforts to encourage asset accumulation. The full report offers a survey of current federal asset-building programs, specifically describes recently enacted relevant legislation and the President's 2013 budget proposals, and includes an analysis of current tax policies that promote asset building objectives.