Topic: Financial Assistance

Our financial assistance section focuses on helping you find support fast. We offer tips ranging from crowdfunding for expensive medical treatments to creating a disaster relief fund.

Our top financial assistance blog posts

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Finding Financial Help for Pregnant Women

Having a baby is a big change, to say the least. Your career, social life, and sleep—especially sleep—may end up…

|7 min read

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Ways to Support Gender Equality in the Workplace

It wasn’t too long ago that women weren’t able to report sexual harassment at work, and employers weren’t even legally…

|7 min read

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How to Create a Disaster Survival Kit

The best time to prepare for an emergency is when it’s the farthest thing from your mind, advises Jim Judge,…

|5 min read

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How to Plan Your Own Funeral

Death is never an easy subject to think about, especially your own death. But sometimes confronting an uncomfortable topic ahead…

|5 min read

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What to Do Before and After Receiving a Cancer Treatment Bill

Cancer is overwhelming in and of itself. Add the financial costs to the mix, and it’s easy to feel helpless….

|5 min read

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How to Prevent Heat Stroke With Access to Air Conditioning

One sweltering morning, Animal House Shelter’s air conditioning wheezed to a stop. For the Illinois facility’s hundreds of dogs and…

|6 min read

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How to Raise Money to Adopt a Foster Child

Whether you’re looking to start a family or grow your existing family, adopting a child from foster care can be…

|7 min read

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Finding Financial Help for Teachers and Their Classrooms

It’ll be a great day when our schools have all the money they need. But today, schools—and teachers—are too often…

|6 min read

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How to Pay for Medical School Without Going Broke

Sarah dreamed about saving lives as a doctor ever since she was a little girl. So when she learned that…

|5 min read

Financial Assistance

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