Federal Stimulus

TurboTax, H&R Block Customers Say Stimulus Checks Went to Wrong Accounts

Customers have accused the tax-preparation companies of sending their funds to closed bank accounts.

Justin Chan

· 4 min read

Warren Buffett Says This Is the First Thing You Should Do With Your Stimulus Check

As the federal government continues to distribute stimulus payments to Americans, the billionaire investor strongly urges recipients to spend it one certain way.

Justin Chan

· 2 min read

Customers Are Angry at Wells Fargo and JPMorgan for Stimulus Checks Delays

The Wall Street banks are facing criticism after announcing that customers would receive payment no earlier than Wednesday.

Justin Chan

· 4 min read

6 Stimulus Bill Benefits You Need to Know About, Including Your $1,400 Check

President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus bill, which he signed into effect today, will provide more than just much-needed cash to struggling families.

Justin Chan

· 3 min read

Biden Signs $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Into Law, Americans to Receive Individual $1,400 Payments as Soon as This Weekend

According to White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, the president's signature Covid-relief bill will start delivering individual payments to millions of Americans as soon as this weekend.

Matthew McCreary

· 2 min read

Here's How the Third Round of Stimulus Checks Will Differ From the Previous Two

President Biden is expected to sign his $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan as early as this week. Here's what it means for more direct relief to individuals and households.

Justin Chan

· 3 min read

Biden Poised to Sign Final Stimulus Package With $1,400 Checks Within Days

House Democrats are set to vote on a final version of the bill late on Tuesday.

Joseph Zeballos-Roig

· 3 min read

Kimberly Leonard

· 8 min read

Trump Signs Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief Bill After Calling On Congress to Approve $2,000 Stimulus Checks

President Donald Trump signed the $900 billion bipartisan coronavirus relief package on Sunday.

Joseph Zeballos-Roig and Lauren Frias

· 4 min read

Mitch McConnell Just Opened the Door for an Extension of the $600 Unemployment Boost ... If President Trump Supports It

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he could support an extension of the $600 unemployment benefit if Trump backs it.

Joseph Zeballos-Roig

· 3 min read

Republicans Unveil Their $1 Trillion Stimulus Proposal. Here's What's in It.

They want to send out another round of $1,200 stimulus checks, while cutting those $600 weekly unemployment benefits to $200.

Frances Dodds

· 2 min read

5 Stimulus Plans Congress is Debating That Could Put Extra Cash in Your Account

Five plans under consideration are additional stimulus checks, extra unemployment payments, hazard pay, and hiring bonuses.

Joseph Zeballos-Roig

· 6 min read