Online banking

Majority of the low income families have no access to bank account and those who have often pay someone else in order to pay their bills. Online banking is one stop place where individual can pay bills, check spending habits, save some money and set financial goals.
I found website that has step by step tutorial on how to do online banking. Please refer your client to this site and help them navigate through it. If you have any other resource, please share with us.

http://www.bankingunusual.com/OnlineBanking/Tutorial/

File your taxes for free


There are many tax clinics around the Metro Area run and operated by MN Accountability. All you have to do is to click on the link below and input your zip Code to find one near you. Please direct lab users to this resources so that they do not pay for such service when they you should not.

http://www.accountabilitymn.org/en/services/find


For those who have no time and or cant find any clinic within their neighborhood, they can file their taxes on line using free E-filing software developed by private software developers. This service will be available starting January 14, 2010. You do not have to be maths genius or have accounting degree to do taxes, it is just a data entry.


http://www.irs.gov/efile/article/0,,id=118986,00.html?portlet=8

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