finances

  • Self-Sufficiency Standard

    The Self-Sufficiency Standard tracks the true cost of living facing North Carolina families today, based on family size and geographic location.  …

  • Tax Preparation Assistance

    Filing taxes can feel overwhelming, but there are resources to help make sure that you file correctly and claim all…

  • Child Tax Credit

    The Child Tax Credit is a refundable tax credit for families with qualifying children or dependents. It may be able to…

  • Homeowner Counseling

    What is homeowner counseling?   Housing counselors offer guidance on homebuying, renting, reverse mortgages and default and foreclosure prevention. Use…

  • Extra Credit Grant

    THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR THE EXTRA CREDIT GRANT HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JULY 1, 2021. The Extra Credit Grant…

  • Earned Income Tax Credit

    Last updated 10/1/2021 The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a refundable tax credit for low-to-moderate income working families, ranging…

  • Small Business Resources

    The COVID-19 pandemic has presented challenges, particularly for small businesses. Many have made adjustments to their services in order to…

  • Job Placement

    There are many resources that can help you determine a career path and find a sustainable job in North Carolina….