When President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief Economic Security (CARES) Act, it only provided relief options for federal student loan borrowers. Left out were the millions of student loan borrowers with Federal Family Education Loans, which are not owned by the U.S. government, or student loans made by private lenders. The California
El 30 de marzo, el Departamento del Tesoro de los Estados Unidos anunció que la distribución de cheques de estímulo debido al coronavirus ya estaba en marcha a través de pagos automáticos. Los cheques de estímulo, al igual que una devolución de impuestos, estarán a cargo del Servicio de Impuestos Internos (Internal Revenue Service, IRS).
As of March 30, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that the distribution of the economic stimulus check are on their way in the form of automatic payments. The stimulus checks, much like a tax refund, will be handled by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). If you’ve filed your taxes recently using the e-file method, the
Scammers are using the COVID-19 pandemic to steal people’s money, personal information, or both! Millions of Americans will soon be receiving at least $1,200 from the government, and scammers know it. Consumers are receiving fake e-mails or calls saying, “This is the IRS… We need your private information to send you your economic stimulus money.” Just
With any crisis, the scammers are working hard to get one step ahead. But don’t let a phone call or email from someone posing as a bank or government employee entice you into borrowing money to help relieve financial stresses. Always contact your bank, credit union, mortgage lender and servicers directly. Your bank or the
U.S. Department of Education Provides Information on How to Request a Forbearance during this Pandemic
As the Coronavirus pandemic continues, you can become stressed at the thought of not being able to meet your monthly household bills. While colleges and universities campuses are closed, that doesn’t stop your loan servicer from expecting your student loan payments. Federal Student loan borrowers can request temporary relief (interest-free forbearance) from monthly payments. However, a