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TED Talks: Season 2018

2018x224 Lucy Marcil: Why doctors are offering free tax prep in their waiting rooms
TV-PG

  • 2018-07-23T06:00:00+02:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

More than 90 percent of children in the US see a doctor at least once a year, which means countless hours spent in waiting rooms for parents. What if those hours could be used for something productive — like saving money? Through her organization StreetCred, pediatrician and TED Fellow Lucy Marcil is offering free tax prep to parents right in the waiting room, reimagining what a doctor's visit can look like and helping to lift families out of poverty. Learn more about how free tax prep and guidance could be the best poverty prescription we have in the US.

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