The Doorways to Dreams Funds is sponsoring the SaveYourRefund contest to encourage more people to put their tax refund into savings. Anyone who commits to saving a portion of their tax refund is eligible to win a $25,000 grand prize in addition to several small weekly prizes.
Doorway to Dreams – also known as D2D – partners with MCUL & Affiliates on the Save to Win program.
To enter the contest for weekly prizes visit saveyourrefund.com and complete an entry form or text “SAVE” for English or “GUARDA” for Spanish to (646) 480-SAVE (7283) to submit an entry. Second, enter to win the grand prize, take a photo that represents your savings goal or your motivation to save. Submit the photo, along with an optional caption of up to 140 characters, by uploading it at saveyourrefund.com, texting it to (857) 540-0359, or emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save Your Refund is supported by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and Ford Foundation.
To be eligible, participants must be 18 and due a federal tax refund, a legal residents of the U.S. or ITIN holder and split $50 or more of their federal tax refund into a qualified savings product using IRS Form 8888.
Besides the $25,000 grand prize, there will be 10 $100 prizes each week through the tax season for a total of 100, bringing the total prize pool to $35,000.
For more information on how to get involved, email email@example.com.