Child Poverty

Flexible Cash: The Tax Credit Opportunity

June 17, 2022 | Minnesota


Debra Fitzpatrick

A small amount of cash can make a surprisingly large difference for children living with the chronic stress and instability that results from having parents working in low wage sectors of our economy. Flexible cash is what families need to be able to create a nurturing, stable platform from which they and their children can successfully launch. The additional, flexible resources that come from tax credits help families achieve economic stability and help children to have what they need to thrive.

Read the full policy brief here.