Category Archives: Economic Development

Earn It. Keep It. Grow It.

This is Part 2 of two-part blog on Financial Health in honor of Financial Literacy Month. Ideally, by now you have given your financial goals a little thought (see previous blog post). You may have had some quiet time with … Continue reading

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Tax Credits Lift Families out of Poverty

Just in one year, Broward County’s working families received up to $514,000 in Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC). In 2013, these credits lifted more than 9.4 million people – including 5 million children – out of poverty. Every year, a group … Continue reading

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