Save + Win

Save at least $50 into one of these savings methods when you file your taxes for a chance to win $100 from Prepare + Prosper!

  • Direct deposit at least $50 of a federal or state refund into a new or existing savings account.
  • Purchase a savings bond for you or a loved one.
  • Split your federal refund and put at least $50 into a savings account and/or savings bond.

Prepare + Prosper will select one winner each week for 8 weeks of savings!  Entry period begins June 19, 2022.

Piggy bank at a tax clinic table.

How to enter:

  • Save at least $50 in the ways stated above.
  • Fill out and sign the Prepare + Prosper direct deposit form.
  • P+P will reach out to you by phone if you are one of the winners!


  1. Eligibility: Open to legal residents who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry; who are eligible for and due a 2021 individual tax refund from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service; who get their taxes prepared at a Prepare+Prosper VITA site; and who save at least $50 using a Qualified Savings Product which include: a new savings account, an existing savings account, or the purchase of a savings bond.
    The Save + Win Promotion (the “Promotion”) is not open to employees of Prepare+ Prosper nor are the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) or household members of each such employee eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.
  2. Sponsor: Prepare + Prosper, 2610 University Avenue, Suite 450, St. Paul, MN 55114.
  3. Agreement to Official Rules: By participating in the Promotion, entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Whether an entrant receives a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  4. Timing: The Promotion begins on June 20, 2022 at 12:00 a.m. Central Standard Time and ends on August 18, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. CST (the “Promotion Period”). One winner will be drawn, weekly, at random from among the entrants beginning June 20, 2022 and ending August 18, 2022.
  5. How to Enter: i. file a U.S. federal individual tax return for 2021 with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and be eligible for and due a 2021 tax refund from the IRS (“Tax Refund”); and ii. direct at least $50 of your Tax Refund into one of the approved savings methods (each a “Qualified Savings Product”) using the Direct Deposit Form; Once all these steps are taken, you will automatically be entered into the drawing.
  6. Winner Determination: The Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Save + Win Promotion and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to it. The Sponsor will randomly select two potential winners weekly from all eligible entries received. Non-winning entries will be included in subsequent drawings. The potential winners will be notified by phone and refund savings will be verified.
  7. Winner Requirements: Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. Each potential Save + Win winner will be required to verify and provide proof of his/her tax refund deposit into a Qualified Savings Product, in a manner required by Sponsor, to Sponsor within seven (7) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to provide any requested information within the required time period or the provided information cannot be verified, or the prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner is disqualified and forfeits his/her prize. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Prizes will be fulfilled via mail within approximately six weeks after the conclusion of the applicable Promotion period.
  8. Prizes:   Eight (8) PRIZES (ONE (1) AWARDED PER WEEK FOR EIGHT WEEKS): $100 check payable to winner. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $100. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the promotion period. Total ARV of Save + Win Prizes: $800.


“I never win anything! I’ve been getting my taxes done for years with P+P, and have tried to win this in the past. I’m saving and will use this money towards a new(er) car!” – Lisa Gerard, week 2 winner of $100 for saving a portion of her tax refund

“P+P is wonderful to work with because everything always comes out okay! We went to another place last year and had a problem with our taxes, but we came back this year because nothing has ever gone wrong with P+P! We will definitely be back next year. And we are saving to pay off our house and to do the always needed fix-it projects! Thank you P+P!”  – Berdie & Vincent Vann, week 7 winner of $100 for saving a portion of their tax refund