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12 Myths About Stimulus Checks

What to believe — and not to believe — about the coronavirus relief payments

     

       

Economic Stimulus

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6 Ways to Get a Stimulus Payment in 2021

What to do if you miss claiming your stimulus money

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The AARP Fraud Watch Network Is on Your Side

Your stimulus payments are a top target

   

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Don’t Toss Out Your Stimulus Payment With the Junk Mail

Watch for IRS prepaid debit cards in plain envelopes

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AARP Stimulus Payment Calculator

Eligible individuals may receive up to $1,200

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When Will U.S. Territories Get Stimulus Payments?

Local tax authorities, not the IRS, will send funds

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Social Security Recipients Eligible for Stimulus Payment

IRS says beneficiaries will not need a tax return

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Will I Pay Taxes on My Stimulus Check?

No, the IRS treats the payment as a tax credit

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More Stimulus Money Possible as Unemployment Soars

Lawmakers weigh options for additional support

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Managing Your Finances

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Financial Expert Urges Investors to Stay Rational

Managing assets and expectations in the bear market

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A Rare Second Chance for Your Nest Egg

Remove excess risk for peace of mind

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How to Protect Yourself From Fraud

Frank Abagnale advises how to fight scams

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How to Talk About a Money Crisis on the Homefront

Don't play the blame game, do fix your finances

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How Much Should You Tip During the Pandemic?

Etiquette experts' updated advice on gratuities

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Take Control of Unplanned Expenses

Create a step-by-step action plan


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