Day: April 6, 2018

Tax Credits and Deductions

Earned Income Tax Credit If you earn a low to moderate income, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)  can help you by reducing the amount of tax you owe. To qualify, you must meet certain requirements and file a tax return even if you do not owe any tax or […]

Health Information from the Government

Find Answers to Your Medical Questions The MedlinePlus search tool is from the National Library of Medicine. Find easy-to-understand information you can trust about diseases and medical conditions, drugs and supplements, and medical research and clinical trials. You’ll also find helpful videos and medical illustrations. MedlinePlus is ad-free and does […]

Business Tax Information

Business Taxes As a business owner, it’s important to understand your federal, state, and local tax requirements. This will help you file your taxes accurately and make payments on time. The business structure you choose when starting a business will determine what taxes you must pay and how you pay […]

Find a Federal Government Job

Federal Government Employment The federal government has job opportunities available now in agencies throughout the U.S. If you’re interested in a job with the federal government, visit USAJOBS.gov, the official one-stop source for federal jobs and employment information. There, you can: Learn about the federal hiring process. Search for jobs, and explore […]

Retirement

Infographic: Common Options to Save for Retirement This infographic shows the most common ways people save for retirement. Video: Determining a Target Retirement Saving Rate Make a plan with the Retirement Saving worksheet. Learn more at Savings Fitness. Social Security and How It Works What’s Social Security? Social Security is […]

Personal Insurance

Disability Insurance Disability insurance protects individuals and their families from financial hardship when illness or injury prevents them from earning a living. Many employers offer some form of disability coverage to employees, or you can buy an individual disability insurance policy. Types of Disability Policies There are two types of […]