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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How to Get Rid of Debt: Know Your Options

Paying off large chunks of debt can feel like trying to summit a snowy peak in sandals. The average American…

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How to Help Hurricane Victims Recover and Rebuild

Experiencing the wrath of a hurricane firsthand can be a harrowing experience for even the most prepared. And getting through…

|7 min read

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Child Care Assistance: How to Get Free Support

Raising a child includes countless moments of joy—but it also comes with its fair share of challenges. Perhaps one of…

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Powerful Yet Easy Ideas to Help Flood Victims Recover

In the aftermath of severe flooding, community members face the daunting task of trying to rebuild their lives. It can…

|6 min read

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How to Help Earthquake Victims Rebuild

Earthquakes, like other natural disasters, can arrive without warning and strip thousands of people of basic necessities. The destruction can…

|7 min read

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Organizations That Help With Funeral Expenses

A funeral service or memorial is a special way to honor your loved one and say goodbye. But planning a…

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How to Get Help With Bills: Free Resources

One unexpected emergency can wreak havoc on your finances, wiping out your savings and leaving you with piles of unpaid…

|9 min read

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Understanding Tax Deductions for Charitable Donations

The old saying goes that it’s better to give than to receive. If you aren’t convinced, studies have shown that…

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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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