Paycheck Plus: Making Work Pay for Low-Income Single Adults
A groundbreaking demonstration with the Center for Economic Opportunity in New York City tests the impact of a new work-based earnings supplement, similar to the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), on economic and social outcomes for single adults.
What is Paycheck Plus?
How does it benefit single workers without children?
Why is there a need for Paycheck Plus?
How will Paycheck Plus work?
Issue:Work and Income Security
Focus Area:Work Support and Asset Building
Population:Populations with Low Incomes
Focus Population:People in Low-Wage JobsPeople Who Are Unemployed or UnderemployedFathers
Intervention:Asset Building, Financial Incentives