Will I receive a stimulus check?

How does the stimulus check work? The coronavirus stimulus check is an advance on a 2020 tax credit. This means if you do not get a check in 2020, you may be able to claim the tax credit next year. The IRS calls this check an “economic impact payment.” The amount you get will be…

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We Have Help to Survive the COVID-19 Crisis

SaverLife is here for you. We’re in this together. Our mission at SaverLife is to create prosperity through savings and to help families financially prepare for the unexpected. At a time when stress and anxiety are running high for all of us and the news about COVID-19 changes daily, I wanted to let you know…

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COVID-19 Resources and Information

During these tumultuous times, we’ve compiled some resources that may be helpful for you. We will continue to update these as the situation develops, so check back frequently. If there are other resources or services that you would like us to provide, please share that feedback with us. National Resources Our partner Aunt Bertha provides…

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Financial Tips for the Coronavirus Crisis

Every 5-10 years, we face a major crisis. Today it’s the Coronavirus, a decade ago it was the housing bubble burst, before that September 11, and before that the dot.com bust. My point is that a crisis will come and go, but the sound financial principles needed to weather the storms of a crisis never…

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Three Calming Strategies for Managing Money Anxiety

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Mo’ money, mo’ problems? It’s one thing for The Notorious B.I.G. to say, but if you’re experiencing financial stress in your daily life, you’re not likely to agree. When you feel like you can’t make ends meet, it may seem like money is the cause of (and solution to) all your challenges. Here are a…

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What You Need to Know about Unemployment Benefits

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If you lose your job, there are resources out there to help you stay afloat financially as you plan your next steps forward. Eligibility and Applications Unemployment benefits and eligibility requirements vary state-to-state, so choose your state to start the process of checking your eligibility and applying for benefits. Generally, unemployment benefits are available to…

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