Posts by Angela Vander Hulst:

Take the raise or keep public assistance?

August 28, 2018 Published by

It may seem like there is “no way out” of the cycle you are in—you want to better your knowledge and skills, and move to a higher position or wage at work, but the increase in pay doesn’t make up for the public assistance benefits you would lose. Don’t miss…

Are you ALICE? Do you work hard, but struggle?

May 14, 2018 Published by

Do you make too much to qualify for public assistance, but still struggle to pay bills? Understanding ALICE United Way is looking at the asset limited, income constrained, employed (ALICE) population. By identifying the situations and needs of those who don’t have access to public assistance, programs can be created…

Trust in your success coach

March 21, 2018 Published by

When you’re living paycheck to paycheck as many people do, it’s not too hard to think of a life event that would quickly put you out of your house or car. The domino effect Losing housing or transportation could then make it very difficult to keep your job. Maybe…you’ve even…