Tax Refund Loans Are Revamped and Resurrected

Tax Refund Loans Are Revamped and Resurrected

Fast, free cash. That’s what H&R Block, the nation’s biggest tax-preparation chain, is marketing on giant ads outside its storefronts as well as in TV commercials featuring Jon Hamm of “Mad Men”: “You might get a reimbursement advance as high as $1,250. ” It will be the very first time in six years that the business has provided to front clients some funds from their expected reimbursement.

Two of H&R Block’s biggest competitors, Jackson Hewitt and Liberty Tax provider, are hyping offers that are nearly identical hanging up to $1,300 money.

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