Guaranteed Income

Peggy O'Mara
10 min readFeb 7, 2024

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Guaranteed income is a type of cash transfer program that provides regular, unconditional, and unrestricted payments to individuals or households. Guaranteed income may be targeted toward people below a certain income level and is seen as an instrument to help alleviate poverty. A guaranteed income is different from a universal basic income, which is also unconditional, but is not targeted and is for…

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Peggy O'Mara

Peggy O’Mara is an award winning journalist. She was the Editor and Publisher of Mothering Magazine for over 30 years. Her focus is Family, Health, and Justice.