Why are low income families more likely to choose fast food over healthy foods?

Answer Low-income families are more likely to eat fast food because of the low cost. For example, as of April 2010, McDonald's has a discount menu that offers a wide array of foods and snacks for just $1.... Read More »

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Are low-income families healthy?

On One Hand: Research Shows Poverty Affects HealthLow-income families tend to have more health problems than middle- and upper-income families, according to the Urban Institute. Low-income workers ... Read More »

How to Choose Healthy Post Exercise Foods?

So, you just finished that 4 mile run, which is the farthest you have run in a long time. You feel great! Then you head on home, open the freezer, and pick up that tub of ice cream and a spoon. Not... Read More »

What is the difference between low income families&poverty families?

According to the 2009 Federal Poverty Guidelines for the 48 contiguous states, a family of four earning less than $22,050 annually is considered below poverty level. A family of four must have an i... Read More »

How to Refinance for Low-Income Families?

Refinancing a mortgage can be a challenging process on its own. If you and your family are living on a low income, it can be even more complex. Lenders only want to lend to those who can prove thei... Read More »