Fabiola’s Story: Achieving the American Dream

Meet Fabiola, the Grand Prize Winner of our annual SaverLife Tax Time Story Contest. While the SaverLife team didn’t get to congratulate her in person, we met her over Zoom! Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Peru and my first language is Spanish.I came to the United States in 2012…

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Have You Taken The Census Yet?

[Updated as of September 24th, 2020: The deadline for the census has been extended to October 31st.] The census only comes once every 10 years. Results from this nationwide survey determine funding for community services like schools, health clinics, fire departments, roads, and highways. Don’t miss out on being counted. It can make a difference…

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Scratch & Save Has A New Home

Scratch & Save has moved to our new Points Store. After much feedback from SaverLife members and countless hours spent perfecting the process, we’re proud to re-launch the new and improved Scratch & Save challenge! “The digital scratch cards I earn weekly are very motivating. It makes me want to build upon the savings each…

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Our First Ever $30K in 30 Days Sweepstakes

Let’s start the summer on the right foot! From June 15th until July 14th, we’ll be giving away $50 to 20 SaverLife members on the daily. You read that right. In addition to emailing those who have won, we’ll be sharing the first names of our winners every day on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. All…

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Join our June Journaling Challenge

Here’s the first weekly topic ⬆️ Please share your answers with us by using the hashtag #SaverLifeHappens and tagging us on Twitter or Instagram, or commenting on our Facebook post. We’re trying something new! For the next four weeks, we’ll be posting a new journal topic every Monday at 10am PT. We’ll also provide helpful…

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What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

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Hi, I’m Dirk. I’m a tax expert with Intuit’s TurboTax and I’m here today to talk to you about the Earned Income Tax Credit. What is the Earned Income Tax Credit? It’s a tax credit available for those who are low- and moderate-income families and the benefit varies depending on whether you have children or not. If you’re…

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Do I Need to File a Tax Return?

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Hi, I’m Kasey, and I’m a tax expert here with Intuit’s TurboTax. I’m here today to talk about some frequently asked questions that many taxpayers have. Do I need to file? Not everyone is required to file a tax return every year. Generally, if your income doesn’t exceed certain thresholds, you don’t even have to file a return. The…

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