Stories tagged: "coronavirus stimulus checks"

graffiti on McConnell's door saying Where's My Money while Americans wait for stimulus checks
Some Americans Who Used Online Tax Filing Services May Have To Wait To Get Their $600 Stimulus Check

The IRS sent millions of much-anticipated stimulus relief checks to closed accounts with no known plan to get funds to taxpayers soon.

Memes erupted across social media in response to US government plans to send $600 stimulus checks to many Americans.
The Best $600 Stimulus Check Memes and Tweets You Need to See Right Now

The government is finally sending a bit of help to the American people—and social media was quick to respond with memes.

Flight attendants, airline pilots and other aviation workers hold a protest urging the US Congress to pass a Covid-19 relief package on September 9, 2020. (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)
Congress Might Finally Approve Stimulus. Here’s What Americans Say They Need It For.

As a breakthrough in negotiations appears imminent, COURIER asked Americans what they would do with a new stimulus check as the coronavirus continues to rampage across the country.

Domestic abuse survivors missing coronavirus stimulus payments
More Than 100 Lawmakers Call on IRS to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors Get Their Missing Stimulus Checks

A national survey of 608 service providers found that 40% of DV survivors utilizing those organizations mentioned concerns about their stimulus checks.

A man wearing a face mask due to COVID-19 leaves a check cashing service center, Friday Friday April 3, 2020, in the East Flatbush area of New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
The Reason Millions of Americans Still Haven’t Received Their Stimulus Checks

“I live check to check, and right now I need more groceries,” one woman said as she stood inside a small check-cashing store in a predominantly black Brooklyn neighborhood.