Financial Help

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Financial Help For Families With Special Needs Children

By George Morris | January 31, 2022

Estimates are that parents of disabled children need 17.8% more income a year to care for their child, and Autism Speaks estimated it can cost as much as $2.4 million…

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By George Morris | December 6, 2021

Financial Help For Those in Need Many organizations have programs designed for those with specific needs, but it can be difficult to find information about these resources. We’re here to…

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Financial Help for Single Parents

By Pat McManamon | September 11, 2020

Debt Help for Single Parents “Being a single parent,” Meg Lowrey writes, “is not a life full of struggles, but a journey for the strong.” Lowrey’s statement, which has been…

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I Can’t Pay My Bills: What to do & Where to Get Help

By George Morris | May 21, 2020

What to Do When You Can’t Pay Your Bills The coronavirus pandemic has been a stunning reminder to American consumers that anybody can get caught in a financial bind. Those…

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Resources for COVID-19 Financial Help

By Tom Jackson | March 25, 2020

Below you will find information about government programs and resources in response to the coronavirus pandemic as well as tips for when money is tight. This page will be updated…

How to Survive a Government Shutdown

By George Morris | January 22, 2019

The 800,000 federal government employees out of work are facing the same question millions of financially-stressed Americans deal with every day: What now? What do I do about rent? How…

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I Need Help Paying My Electric Bill

By Pat McManamon | February 23, 2018

Learn About Electric Bill Help Utilities might seem to be one of the more easily addressed debts on your list of monthly bills. It’s not difficult to adjust the heat…

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Debt Relief for Low Income Americans

By Robert Shaw | February 5, 2018

Debt is that extra weight you can’t seem to lose. Best-case scenario, it’s uncomfortable and you feel it everywhere you go. Worst case, the pounds of debt keep adding up…

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Financial Assistance Programs & Grants for Black and African Americans

By George Morris | January 31, 2018

About Financial Help for Families Government and academic research show that African Americans are much more susceptible to falling into the deep debt trap than the White population. The main…

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Financial Help for Disabled Persons

By Pat McManamon | November 7, 2017

People with disabilities face greater financial challenges than the general population. If you’re struggling with credit card debt, we can help you learn about your options. You may qualify for…