Women’s Business Centers – Your Government Programs

A Federal initiative for “securing economic justice and entrepreneurial opportunities for women. Since 1998”. Utilize one near you. Official web-page.

Nampa Women’s Business Center holds its first event since opening

Montana Women’s Business Center Impact Video 2017

Woman Rising Star of the Year 2019 – Cristina Tufts, Harbor Wines

Women’s Business Center

Community Conversations: Womens Business Center

Women, Infant, Children (WIC) Nutrition – YOUR GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS

Federally funded in all States, this one is “Florida Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 are eligible.” Official webpage is here.

Baby Nutrision Long Beach Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Special Supplemental Nutri…

WIC Improves Nutrition, Feedback Improves Program Funding

WIC Works

Stick with WIC! Mom’s furious: Says donated baby formula for sale online

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program: Kristi Strout

Welcome to Colorado WIC

WIC Clinic Experience – English

WIC Clinic Experience – Spanish

Getting to know eWIC

WIC Approved Foods From Store to Table

Health Insurance Marketplace – Your Government Program

It depends on your employer, some will have you enrolled in their provider of choice, others will give you a cash equivalent to shop on the government or private health marketplace. This article is about the government health insurance marketplace which has open enrollment for people not on medicaid or medicare, are moderate income earners whose employer does not provide coverage. The official webpage is here.

Defining the Health Insurance Marketplace

Federally qualified health centers and enrollment in health insurance marketplace

Getting Ready for Open Enrollment 2019

Choosing a Health Plan During Open Enrollment | UCLA Health

Health Insurance Marketplace

Health Care Law: Are You an Applicable Large Employer?

Employer Contributions | Healthcare Reform

Getting Ready for Open Enrollment 2019

Finally, be sure to check out our sister blog’s “The US Healthcare System Fixed!” here or here.

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) – YOUR GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), sometimes called EIC, is a tax credit for workers with low to moderate income. Official webpage. More American people, with kids, especially who qualify need to get that cheque for the Earned Income Tax Program (also called the Workers Tax Credit) for low to moderate income earners, where the IRS sends you a cheque for your tax rebate after you file successfully. Call 211 and ask for the Earned Income Tax Credit!

What is the Earned Income Tax Credit?

KCRA Interview on Earned Income Tax Credit

TurboTax Tax Tip Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) – Video

What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)? – TurboTax Support Video

Michigan Earned Income Tax Credit – You Earned It – You Keep It

You Earned it, So Claim it! – Earned Income Tax Credit

Tax Season FAQs: What is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

Veteran Caregiver Programs and Services – Your Government Programs

“Veterans eligible for this program are those who sustained a serious injury-including traumatic brain injury, psychological trauma or other mental disorder-incurred or aggravated in the line of duty, on or after September 11, 2001.” Some want to expand this program to pre-September 11, 2001 too. Official web-page.

Expand the VA Family Caregiver Program

VA Family Garegiver Program Veterans and their caregivers – Jim Sursley

VA Family Caregivers

VA’s Million Veteran Program Targets Mental Health Issues and Many Others

“Family Caregiver Support”

Elizabeth Pushes for Vote on Bill to Expand Support for Family Caregivers of Veterans


Okay, so I’m judgmental here, but the deal offered is ripe for getting coerced and ripped off. Here’s my own say before I get into the program information.

If you are broke, don’t borrow more money, sell stuff off.

“Cash-Out Refinance Loan (Veterans Affairs) — The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Cash-Out Refinance Loan is for homeowners who want to trade equity for cash from their home.” Official web-page.

YOUR GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS: Assistance in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Guam

” The Adult Programs in the Territories provide monthly cash payments eligible to financially deprived aged, blind and disabled persons in Guam, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands. These payments help with food, shelter, clothing, and other daily living needs. The individual or couple must also be within applicable income and resource limits.” Official web-page.

They have no dough for videos.

YOUR GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS: IDEA (even for Native Americans), Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

“The purpose of the program is to provide special education and related services to Native American children with severe disabilities, in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).” Official web-page. By law, your child has the right to an education program for their disability.