I've been getting a LOT of money questions over the past 2 weeks. I LOVE IT! People are taking a close look at their finances right now, which is always a good thing. And I wanted to help answer some of the questions I've been getting over DM's, calls and emails. This will be a resource page for common money questions during this outbreak, and I will continue adding to this … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Money Questions Answered
Many Americans are going to have to get familiar with something most never gave a second thought to. How to apply for Unemployment Insurance. Many people I know personally are seeing their hours cut, businesses closed, or even being laid off. The effect of the country-wide lockdown is having MAJOR impact on incomes, and though it's never fun to be out of work, Unemployment is available to … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance Benefits: What You Need To Know
UPDATE 03/26/20: This bill has been approved by Congress, and expected to be passed into law this week. New details below have been updated to reflect the current bill, and will be updated daily as this is passed into law. Senate Republicans unveiled an "Economic Rescue Plan" that would send American taxpayers $1,200 checks. It will also provide low-cost loans to corporations and small … [Read more...] about (2020) COVID-19 Stimulus: $1,200 Checks For American Taxpayers?
Businesses are closed. Schools are closed. And the CDC is recommending that you STAY INSIDE for at least the next few weeks. Heck, the White House published a "15 Days To Slow The Spread" guide! But here's the deal, many people do NOT have access to paid sick leave, or their company policies are woefully inadequate to deal with the current state of emergency we are in. So, to help you … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave: What You Need To Know
STAY UP TO DATE ON THE LATEST FINANCIAL RESOURCES. SIGN UP FOR OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER HERE ________________________ Last week, 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 crisis, there are a LOT of resources available to help … [Read more...] about COVID-19 Financial Resources: Relief To Those Impacted
OK, here's the deal. Coronavirus is not going away, and many of you are starting to feel the affects of this on your paycheck and your lifestyle. The markets are down, people are being told to stay at home, and many who don't have sick pay are out of income for a while! Let's talk about how to budget during this pandemic, what money moves to make, and how to weather the storm without … [Read more...] about Emergency Budget: How To Budget During A Pandemic