Ignore the Hype: Marketplace Plans Offer Good Deals

Ignore the Hype: Marketplace Plans Offer Good Deals

Open enrollment for 2017 health insurance marketplace plans starts today. While premium increases in the individual health insurance market are getting lots of attention, people who buy their own coverage can find a good plan, often with financial help from the federal government. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Census Data Highlight the Impact of Tax Credits on Poverty

This Week’s Must-Read: Census Data Highlight the Impact of Tax Credits on Poverty

The IRS releases inflation adjustments for the coming year, Census data reveal how tax credits help decrease poverty, and a Missouri State Representative candidate pushes for a state EITC. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: Hilary Clinton’s Plan for Low- to Middle-Income Families

This Week’s Must-Read: Hilary Clinton’s Plan for Low- to Middle-Income Families

The EITC would go a long way to help those with disabilities and Hilary Clinton hopes to double the CTC. Read more
This Week’s Must-Read: The EITC Provides Basic Necessities for Families Near the Poverty Line

This Week’s Must-Read: The EITC Provides Basic Necessities for Families Near the Poverty Line

A New York City official proposes raising the EITC, Etsy believes the tax credit could help independent contract workers, and Arkansas needs the EITC to combat its high rate of child poverty. Read more