Tax Refund Fees

Refund anticipation checks are often offered by tax preparers as a way to get your tax refund faster than normal—especially if you don’t have a bank account. Also, some check-cashing stores and payday lenders are able to issue refund anticipation loans. This video takes a look at the costs of these options and suggests some cheaper alternatives.

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Education Level: 9-12 Non-educators College
Subjects: Personal Finance Career and Technical Education
Concepts: Banks Interest Non-Bank Financial Services
Resource Types: Video
Languages: English