STAY UP TO DATE ON THE LATEST FINANCIAL RESOURCES. SIGN UP FOR OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER AND GRAB YOUR FREE BUDGET TEMPLATE HERE ________________________ I put together a list of 6 things you should be doing RIGHT NOW with your money amid the COVID-19 outbreak. But if you have lost your income, lost your job, or are in any way financially impacted by the current health … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Financial Resources: Relief To Those Impacted
Need to grab some cash real quick? Back in the day, you'd simply look for a nearby branch for your bank to grab some of that green! And if you couldn't find one, you'd pay an ATM fee to use another one. But according to Bankrate, ATM fees have risen to an astounding average of $4.72 per transaction! That's ridiculous, and I want to show you how to NEVER pay an ATM fee again. There … [Read more...] about Free ATM Near Me? 8 ATM Networks With No Fees (Allpoint, Money Pass, & More)
Update May 15: The House just passed this bill, but most likely will NOT pass in the Senate, and Trump has promised a veto if it hits his desk. But this is the first real proposal for a second stimulus package, and hints at what Democrats are fighting for. There's a new Stimulus Package on the table, and it's a $3 trillion monster of a bill! On May 12th, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi proposed … [Read more...] about Update: Second Round of $1,200 Stimulus Checks – HEROES Act Passes House
Update May 27: The Senate has the HEROES Act, and is reviewing it. They will most likely want changes, and will NOT be voting on it before June. Republicans are on record saying they want to WAIT to see how the CARES Act affects the economy, and they want a stimulus package that helps get people back to work. Update May 15: The HEROES Act has passed the House! But it's doubtful the Senate will … [Read more...] about IRS Second Stimulus Check? Here’s The Latest.
I posed a question on Twitter a few weeks back: Are the new unemployment benefits (extra $600 per week) unfair to "essential workers" who don't get the extra funds AND have to keep working?— Jacob Wade (@iHeartBudgets) April 9, 2020 Apparently Mitt Romney heard me, because a few short weeks later, he introduced Patriot Pay. This refundable payroll tax credit would pay "frontline" workers … [Read more...] about Extra $12 An Hour? Romney “Patriot Pay” Stimulus Proposed
Sometimes when you get stuck inside for over a month.....you do something a little crazy. My crazy? I created a Stimulus Check Rap Song (much to my wife's embarrassment!). https://youtu.be/_uNmG276ins We had a BLAST making this song and video, and yes, even my wife laughed and shared this with her friends! We would love to spread some fun during this stressful time, we would LOVE … [Read more...] about Stimulus Check Rap Song
Let's talk about the NOT sexiest part of personal finance: Life Insurance! For real, nothing brings down the mood more than starting conversations like "so….if I died…." But it is an important part of having a complete financial plan, and luckily, getting life insurance has NEVER been easier! In my opinion, I choose Term Life Insurance, because it can be a more cost efficient option … [Read more...] about 8 Best Life Insurance Companies 2020 (Get Quotes Online!)