COVID-19

March 22, 2021
An Update on Unemployment and Taxes: Your Questions Answered

We know that many of you have burning questions about unemployment benefits, including how they affect taxes and how they relate to the American Rescue Plan. Here are answers to some of the questions you’ve asked. What Does the American Rescue Plan Do for Me if I’m Unemployed? If you lost your job during the…

March 19, 2021
Make a Powerful Plan for Your Tax Refund & Stimulus Check

We are in the thick of tax season, and the House recently approved a new stimulus bill. This is great news for many people, especially considering the average tax refund is around $2,500, and the expected stimulus check for a four-person household is up to $5,600. If you missed a previous stimulus payment, filing taxes…

March 11, 2021
The Third Stimulus Check: Who Gets It and How To Claim It

The American Rescue Plan is a $1.9 trillion relief package to help alleviate the hardship that millions of Americans feel right now— including checks directly to families and individuals like you. Here are the details about the stimulus checks. Visit our other blog post for more details about other benefits. How Much Money Will I…

March 09, 2021
What to Do if You Are Facing Eviction During COVID-19

Housing is a basic need for everyone, providing shelter, safety, and security. Whether you are paying a mortgage or rent, housing expenses can be a major percentage of your household budget. When your income is reduced and you are faced with making...

March 11, 2021
What’s in the Third Stimulus Bill Other than Checks?

While the third stimulus payment — which we just wrote about — is a hot topic for Americans right now, there’s actually a lot more to the American Rescue Plan. Here are some of the additional benefits you could get from the relief package. Addition...