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Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers Say, But the Bump May Be Short-Lived

Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers Say, But the Bump May Be Short-Lived

During Walmart’s earnings call this week, CEO Doug McMillon said the big-box retailer has seen different phases of shopping during the coronavirus pandemic. Fi [...] Read full article: Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers S...→

Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers Say, But the Bump May Be Short-Lived

Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers Say, But the Bump May Be Short-Lived

During Walmart’s earnings call this week, CEO Doug McMillon said the big-box retailer has seen different phases of shopping during the coronavirus pandemic. Fi [...] Read full article: Stimulus Checks Worked, Many Retailers S...→

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

The IRS has sent 159 million stimulus payments, but millions of taxpayers may still be waiting and could need to take action. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are ...→

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

Many are receiving the card and mistakenly thinking it's a scam. This, as another 2 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. Read full article: It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Amer...→

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians who hold American citizenship will receive stimulus checks despite not living in the United States since they were sent based on recent [...] Read full article: Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus ...→

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusable" failure to issue tax refunds, stimulus checks

Rep. Andy Briggs, R-Ariz., sent a letter to the IRS Friday, demanding to know why the federal agency failed to issue 2019 tax refunds and Economic Impact Payme [...] Read full article: Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusa...→

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

While many Americans have used their stimulus checks to cover basic needs such as groceries and paying off their mortgage or rent, there’s evidence people are [...] Read full article: Americans use their stimulus checks to s...→

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

One Social Security recipient who has been waiting for weeks said he's disheartened: "It's not a good system." Read full article: Social Security recipients say they're s...→

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

(CNN) — Nursing homes have no claim to their residents’ stimulus checks. That hasn’t stopped some facilities from trying to take them anyway. The Federal Trade [...] Read full article: Some nursing homes are taking residents’...→

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

The IRS accidentally sent thousands of coronavirus stimulus checks to dead people and is now telling their surviving relatives to mail them back. Read full article: IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased r...→

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

The global coronavirus death toll has passed 300,000, and the CDC issued a health alert on a potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: House passes' ...→

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

One of the most progressive lawmakers in the House and one of the most conservative in the Senate agree it's time for the federal government to cover workers’ [...] Read full article: As House readies vote on coronavirus pac...→

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Many people age 17 -24 are discovering they don't qualify for either the adult or child stimulus Read full article: Millions of young workers and students d...→

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

Citizens who jointly filed taxes with a spouse who doesn’t have a Social Security number are prevented from getting stimulus checks. Read full article: ‘Mixed-status’ families seek class actio...→

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

The idea has percolated inside Silicon Valley for years, but it hadn’t gained much traction, particularly in the halls of power. Then, the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Free stimulus checks every month? Tech e...→

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

While money is still trickling into Americans pockets from the CARES Act, lawmakers are looking toward a second round of payments. But it's far from guaranteed [...] Read full article: Everything we know about a potential sec...→

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Dustin Whitman and Heidi Hubbard were arrested after deputies investigated a report that a fraudulent charge had been made on a credit card used by the pair. Read full article: Couple arrested after being found with d...→

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

The Trump Administration's coronavirus relief payment provided a fillip to sales of major retailers in April as millions of Americans used the money to buy eve [...] Read full article: Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as ...→

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

The agency annouced it is adding 3,500 telephone representatives to answer some of the most common questions about the Economic Impact Payments. Read full article: IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulu...→

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

Even though they have no claim for them, nursing homes in several states are requesting their residents sign over their federal coronavirus stimulus checks, th [...] Read full article: FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimul...→

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

The FTC says it is investigating reports of nursing homes across the country that are illegally seizing the stimulus checks of their residents on Medicaid. Read full article: FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to ta...→

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) basically lost him with the next coronavirus stimul [...] Read full article: Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1...→

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Residents of U.S. territories who collect Social Security are among some of the last groups to receive their checks. Read full article: Puerto Rico residents on Social Security...→

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Americans who get supplemental income set to get the money by direct deposit, while checks go out on Friday. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Some Social Security re...→

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

House Democrats have put forth their biggest and most expensive coronavirus aid package yet, with a price tag of around $3 trillion. Here is what’s inside. Read full article: Stimulus checks, state aid and more: Wha...→

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

The Democratic legislation provides for another $1,200 per person with income thresholds similar to the CARES Act Read full article: House Democrats push new round of stimul...→

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

The IRS set a deadline of noon Wednesday for taxpayers to submit direct-deposit information to have stimulus checks dropped into their accounts. Read full article: IRS gives taxpayers one more day to spee...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

"If we can bail out large corporations, we can make sure that everyone in this country has enough income to pay for the basic necessities of life," Senator Ber [...] Read full article: These are the biggest advocates for $2,0...→

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

The petition called on Congress to ensure that Americans won't be left "financially ruined" for doing their part to "keep the country healthy." Read full article: Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stim...→

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

The Change.org petition calls on the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee to endorse monthly payments of $2,000 amid the pandemic. Read full article: Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly s...→

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

The Federal Trade Commission has warned that nursing homes in Iowa, as well as other states, have been coercing residents on Medicaid to hand over their corona [...] Read full article: Nursing homes swindling residents out of...→

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

Many Americans are still waiting stimulus checks after nearly five weeks of distribution. Read full article: The IRS to send 4 million stimulus check...→

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Under the HEROES Act, a second round of stimulus checks would be sent out, but the amount could be more—or less—this time under a new set of criteria. Read full article: Stimulus checks update: How much could y...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

The Democrats' new $3 trillion coronavirus relief legislation expands direct payment eligibility to many more people than last time, including some undocumente [...] Read full article: Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill e...→

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Millions of people have already received their stimulus checks, including many dead taxpayers. That has left some San Diegans wondering what they should do wit [...] Read full article: Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives...→

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Millions of Americans are counting on the coronavirus relief payments, but a range of factors can lower the payout. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why you might get less ...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

The IRS has sent 159 million stimulus payments, but millions of taxpayers may still be waiting and could need to take action. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are ...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

While money is still trickling into Americans pockets from the CARES Act, lawmakers are looking toward a second round of payments. But it's far from guaranteed [...] Read full article: Everything we know about a potential sec...→

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians who hold American citizenship will receive stimulus checks despite not living in the United States since they were sent based on recent [...] Read full article: Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus ...→

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

"If we can bail out large corporations, we can make sure that everyone in this country has enough income to pay for the basic necessities of life," Senator Ber [...] Read full article: These are the biggest advocates for $2,0...→

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

While many Americans have used their stimulus checks to cover basic needs such as groceries and paying off their mortgage or rent, there’s evidence people are [...] Read full article: Americans use their stimulus checks to s...→

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

The Change.org petition calls on the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee to endorse monthly payments of $2,000 amid the pandemic. Read full article: Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly s...→

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

The agency annouced it is adding 3,500 telephone representatives to answer some of the most common questions about the Economic Impact Payments. Read full article: IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulu...→

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

Many Americans are still waiting stimulus checks after nearly five weeks of distribution. Read full article: The IRS to send 4 million stimulus check...→

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

The FTC says it is investigating reports of nursing homes across the country that are illegally seizing the stimulus checks of their residents on Medicaid. Read full article: FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to ta...→

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

The IRS accidentally sent thousands of coronavirus stimulus checks to dead people and is now telling their surviving relatives to mail them back. Read full article: IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased r...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Residents of U.S. territories who collect Social Security are among some of the last groups to receive their checks. Read full article: Puerto Rico residents on Social Security...→

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

One of the most progressive lawmakers in the House and one of the most conservative in the Senate agree it's time for the federal government to cover workers’ [...] Read full article: As House readies vote on coronavirus pac...→

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

The Democrats' new $3 trillion coronavirus relief legislation expands direct payment eligibility to many more people than last time, including some undocumente [...] Read full article: Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill e...→

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

House Democrats have put forth their biggest and most expensive coronavirus aid package yet, with a price tag of around $3 trillion. Here is what’s inside. Read full article: Stimulus checks, state aid and more: Wha...→

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

Citizens who jointly filed taxes with a spouse who doesn’t have a Social Security number are prevented from getting stimulus checks. Read full article: ‘Mixed-status’ families seek class actio...→

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Millions of Americans are counting on the coronavirus relief payments, but a range of factors can lower the payout. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why you might get less ...→

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

The IRS set a deadline of noon Wednesday for taxpayers to submit direct-deposit information to have stimulus checks dropped into their accounts. Read full article: IRS gives taxpayers one more day to spee...→

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

The idea has percolated inside Silicon Valley for years, but it hadn’t gained much traction, particularly in the halls of power. Then, the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Free stimulus checks every month? Tech e...→

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

Many are receiving the card and mistakenly thinking it's a scam. This, as another 2 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. Read full article: It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Amer...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Dustin Whitman and Heidi Hubbard were arrested after deputies investigated a report that a fraudulent charge had been made on a credit card used by the pair. Read full article: Couple arrested after being found with d...→

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusable" failure to issue tax refunds, stimulus checks

Rep. Andy Briggs, R-Ariz., sent a letter to the IRS Friday, demanding to know why the federal agency failed to issue 2019 tax refunds and Economic Impact Payme [...] Read full article: Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusa...→

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

The petition called on Congress to ensure that Americans won't be left "financially ruined" for doing their part to "keep the country healthy." Read full article: Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stim...→

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

The Trump Administration's coronavirus relief payment provided a fillip to sales of major retailers in April as millions of Americans used the money to buy eve [...] Read full article: Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as ...→

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

One Social Security recipient who has been waiting for weeks said he's disheartened: "It's not a good system." Read full article: Social Security recipients say they're s...→

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

The Federal Trade Commission has warned that nursing homes in Iowa, as well as other states, have been coercing residents on Medicaid to hand over their corona [...] Read full article: Nursing homes swindling residents out of...→

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

Even though they have no claim for them, nursing homes in several states are requesting their residents sign over their federal coronavirus stimulus checks, th [...] Read full article: FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimul...→

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

(CNN) — Nursing homes have no claim to their residents’ stimulus checks. That hasn’t stopped some facilities from trying to take them anyway. The Federal Trade [...] Read full article: Some nursing homes are taking residents’...→

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Under the HEROES Act, a second round of stimulus checks would be sent out, but the amount could be more—or less—this time under a new set of criteria. Read full article: Stimulus checks update: How much could y...→

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) basically lost him with the next coronavirus stimul [...] Read full article: Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1...→

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

The global coronavirus death toll has passed 300,000, and the CDC issued a health alert on a potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: House passes' ...→

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Americans who get supplemental income set to get the money by direct deposit, while checks go out on Friday. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Some Social Security re...→

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Many people age 17 -24 are discovering they don't qualify for either the adult or child stimulus Read full article: Millions of young workers and students d...→

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Millions of people have already received their stimulus checks, including many dead taxpayers. That has left some San Diegans wondering what they should do wit [...] Read full article: Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives...→

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

The Democratic legislation provides for another $1,200 per person with income thresholds similar to the CARES Act Read full article: House Democrats push new round of stimul...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are still waiting for their payments

The IRS has sent 159 million stimulus payments, but millions of taxpayers may still be waiting and could need to take action. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why some taxpayers are ...→

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

Free stimulus checks every month? Tech execs think so, but there might be a catch

The idea has percolated inside Silicon Valley for years, but it hadn’t gained much traction, particularly in the halls of power. Then, the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Free stimulus checks every month? Tech e...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Americans Receiving Stimulus Checks In Form Of Prepaid Debit Card

Many are receiving the card and mistakenly thinking it's a scam. This, as another 2 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. Read full article: It's NOT A Scam: Feds Say 4 Million Amer...→

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

Everything we know about a potential second round of stimulus checks for Americans

While money is still trickling into Americans pockets from the CARES Act, lawmakers are looking toward a second round of payments. But it's far from guaranteed [...] Read full article: Everything we know about a potential sec...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus Checks

Thousands of Canadians who hold American citizenship will receive stimulus checks despite not living in the United States since they were sent based on recent [...] Read full article: Thousands of Canadians Getting Stimulus ...→

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Couple arrested after being found with drugs and stolen stimulus checks in Texas hotel room

Dustin Whitman and Heidi Hubbard were arrested after deputies investigated a report that a fraudulent charge had been made on a credit card used by the pair. Read full article: Couple arrested after being found with d...→

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

These are the biggest advocates for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks

"If we can bail out large corporations, we can make sure that everyone in this country has enough income to pay for the basic necessities of life," Senator Ber [...] Read full article: These are the biggest advocates for $2,0...→

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over

Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusable" failure to issue tax refunds, stimulus checks

Rep. Andy Briggs, R-Ariz., sent a letter to the IRS Friday, demanding to know why the federal agency failed to issue 2019 tax refunds and Economic Impact Payme [...] Read full article: Arizona rep. condemns IRS over "inexcusa...→

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks for Americans surpasses 1 million signatures

The petition called on Congress to ensure that Americans won't be left "financially ruined" for doing their part to "keep the country healthy." Read full article: Petition calling for $2,000 monthly stim...→

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

Americans use their stimulus checks to splurge at Walmart, Target and Best Buy

While many Americans have used their stimulus checks to cover basic needs such as groceries and paying off their mortgage or rent, there’s evidence people are [...] Read full article: Americans use their stimulus checks to s...→

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as Stimulus Checks Kick in

The Trump Administration's coronavirus relief payment provided a fillip to sales of major retailers in April as millions of Americans used the money to buy eve [...] Read full article: Americans Splurge at Walmart, Target as ...→

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in petition signed by 250,000

The Change.org petition calls on the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee to endorse monthly payments of $2,000 amid the pandemic. Read full article: Joe Biden urged to back $2,000 monthly s...→

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

Social Security recipients say they're still waiting for stimulus checks

One Social Security recipient who has been waiting for weeks said he's disheartened: "It's not a good system." Read full article: Social Security recipients say they're s...→

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulus payment questions demand as millions wait for paper checks

The agency annouced it is adding 3,500 telephone representatives to answer some of the most common questions about the Economic Impact Payments. Read full article: IRS hire more staff to deal with stimulu...→

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

Nursing homes swindling residents out of their coronavirus stimulus checks, FTC warns

The Federal Trade Commission has warned that nursing homes in Iowa, as well as other states, have been coercing residents on Medicaid to hand over their corona [...] Read full article: Nursing homes swindling residents out of...→

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimulus Checks

Even though they have no claim for them, nursing homes in several states are requesting their residents sign over their federal coronavirus stimulus checks, th [...] Read full article: FTC: Nursing Homes Trying to Take Stimul...→

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

The IRS to send 4 million stimulus checks via debit cards

Many Americans are still waiting stimulus checks after nearly five weeks of distribution. Read full article: The IRS to send 4 million stimulus check...→

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

Some nursing homes are taking residents’ stimulus checks, FTC warns

(CNN) — Nursing homes have no claim to their residents’ stimulus checks. That hasn’t stopped some facilities from trying to take them anyway. The Federal Trade [...] Read full article: Some nursing homes are taking residents’...→

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to take Medicaid patients stimulus checks

The FTC says it is investigating reports of nursing homes across the country that are illegally seizing the stimulus checks of their residents on Medicaid. Read full article: FTC: Some nursing homes attempting to ta...→

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Stimulus checks update: How much could you get in second round if new bill becomes law

Under the HEROES Act, a second round of stimulus checks would be sent out, but the amount could be more—or less—this time under a new set of criteria. Read full article: Stimulus checks update: How much could y...→

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased returned ASAP

The IRS accidentally sent thousands of coronavirus stimulus checks to dead people and is now telling their surviving relatives to mail them back. Read full article: IRS wants stimulus checks for deceased r...→

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1,200 Checks for Illegal Immigrants' in Pandemic Stimulus

Sunday on ABC's "This Week," White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) basically lost him with the next coronavirus stimul [...] Read full article: Navarro: Pelosi Lost Me When 'She Has $1...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

Coronavirus live updates: House passes' $3T 'HEROES' aid for stimulus checks, rent assistance

The global coronavirus death toll has passed 300,000, and the CDC issued a health alert on a potentially deadly condition linked to COVID-19 in children. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: House passes' ...→

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Puerto Rico residents on Social Security won't get stimulus checks until June

Residents of U.S. territories who collect Social Security are among some of the last groups to receive their checks. Read full article: Puerto Rico residents on Social Security...→

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

As House readies vote on coronavirus package with second stimulus checks, some lawmakers push for guaranteed income programs

One of the most progressive lawmakers in the House and one of the most conservative in the Senate agree it's time for the federal government to cover workers’ [...] Read full article: As House readies vote on coronavirus pac...→

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Stimulus checks: Some Social Security recipients to get checks starting today

Americans who get supplemental income set to get the money by direct deposit, while checks go out on Friday. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Some Social Security re...→

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill extends stimulus checks to certain undocumented immigrants

The Democrats' new $3 trillion coronavirus relief legislation expands direct payment eligibility to many more people than last time, including some undocumente [...] Read full article: Democrats' $3T coronavirus relief bill e...→

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Millions of young workers and students denied stimulus checks

Many people age 17 -24 are discovering they don't qualify for either the adult or child stimulus Read full article: Millions of young workers and students d...→

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

Stimulus checks, state aid and more: What’s in House Democrats' new coronavirus relief bill

House Democrats have put forth their biggest and most expensive coronavirus aid package yet, with a price tag of around $3 trillion. Here is what’s inside. Read full article: Stimulus checks, state aid and more: Wha...→

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives

Millions of people have already received their stimulus checks, including many dead taxpayers. That has left some San Diegans wondering what they should do wit [...] Read full article: Stimulus Checks Sent to Dead Relatives...→

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

‘Mixed-status’ families seek class action lawsuit against Trump administration over not receiving stimulus checks

Citizens who jointly filed taxes with a spouse who doesn’t have a Social Security number are prevented from getting stimulus checks. Read full article: ‘Mixed-status’ families seek class actio...→

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

House Democrats push new round of stimulus checks in coronavirus bill

The Democratic legislation provides for another $1,200 per person with income thresholds similar to the CARES Act Read full article: House Democrats push new round of stimul...→

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Stimulus checks: Why you might get less money than you expect

Millions of Americans are counting on the coronavirus relief payments, but a range of factors can lower the payout. Read full article: Stimulus checks: Why you might get less ...→

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

IRS gives taxpayers one more day to speed up coronavirus stimulus checks

The IRS set a deadline of noon Wednesday for taxpayers to submit direct-deposit information to have stimulus checks dropped into their accounts. Read full article: IRS gives taxpayers one more day to spee...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→