Policy Overview - Rainy Day EITC

This Prosperity Now Policy Policy Overview briefly explains the need for large-scale solutions to address the fact that a near-majority of Americans lack even a modest amount of rainy-day savings. Specifically, this one-pager outlines how a “Rainy Day EITC,” a policy reform to strengthen the EITC as a financial security tool, could empower low- and moderate income families to save for an unexpected financial emergency months after the tax time moment has passed.

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