Dallas Restaurant Owner Russell Birk Says He's Eligible For PPP Loan To Be Forgiven"I'm excited that it was put in place because it was very helpful. Without that, I would have been out of business," said Russell Birk, owner of fast-casual restaurant Maya's Modern Mediterranean.
Second $1,200 Stimulus Check Still Likely, But Chances It Arrives For Holidays Quickly FadingEven if this Congress approves a second stimulus payment before Congress adjourns for the year in mid-December, it is unlikely the payments would reach most Americans before Christmas.
'This Is Taxpayer Money': Government Watchdogs Call For Safeguards To Prevent Further PPP Loan Fraud“Frankly, (the government) has a duty to make sure the money goes to the right individuals and to those who actually need it."
I-Team: Millions In PPP Money Went To Bogus Texas Companies With Little VettingAccording to court records, Dinesh Sah of Coppell was approved for PPP funding for 11 different companies for a total of $17.7 million.
Glitch Causing Box To Be Checked On Tax Return Keeping Some From Receiving Stimulus PaymentThe IRS told the CBS 11 I-Team it is aware some taxpayers have not received their stimulus payment due to a single box mistakenly checked on their tax return.
Still No $1,200 Stimulus Payment? IRS Sets October 15 DeadlineMore than 9,000,000 Americans have still not received a federal stimulus check more than five months after the IRS began sending out the $1,200 payments.
Unemployed Texans Will Receive Added $300 Weekly Benefit For Entire Month Of AugustInitially, Texas had only been approved for enough money to pay for first three weeks of August.
Texas Workforce Commission Tweets State Applying For Additional Weekly $300 For Unemployed, Then Deletes TweetA spokesperson told CBS 11, the commission apologizes for the confusion, but the tweet was not supposed to be posted.
Unemployed Texans Still Waiting On State To Apply For Additional $300 BenefitSo far, Gov. Greg Abbott has not said whether Texas will do this.
Difference Between Democrats, Republicans Unemployment Benefit Plans Is $1,600 Per MonthAfter two weeks of negotiations, the two sides have not budged on their stances on restarting the jobless aid.
Many North Texans Still Waiting On First Stimulus Check As Congress Considers Second RoundThe CBS 11 I-Team hears every day from people still waiting, wondering if something went wrong or if their check was stolen.
CBS 11 Special COVID-19 Summer GuideCBS 11 takes a special look at what summer activities will look like as organizations see how COVID-19 may affect their plans.
The Reopening Of TexasCBS 11 details the next steps, the extreme measures businesses are taking, and your rights as a customer on a special edition of CBS 11 News.
Coronavirus: Tracking The Tests - CBS 11 Special ReportVirus testing the new hotspot of COVID confusion. A special edition of CBS 11 News.
WATCH - Coronavirus Your Money And More: Personal FinanceIf you have lost your job and are struggling financially, watch our special report that aired Wednesday, April 29 on CBS 11.
Coronavirus Your Money And More: Small Business Struggles Special Report ReplayComing up this tonight on CBS 11 News at 6, we are going to dive deeper into the struggles many small businesses are facing during the COVID-19 shutdown.
Coronavirus: Out Of Work? These Places Are HiringWhile the spread of COVID-19 forces many businesses to close their doors, turning away customers and employees, some companies are hiring to keep up with demand during the outbreak.
Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQThe $2 trillion stimulus bill includes payments for most Americans. Here's how to figure out how much you'll receive.
Unemployment Benefits: Frequently Asked QuestionsHere are some frequently asked questions about unemployment benefits including eligibility rules, benefit amounts, how to apply, and more.
Coronavirus In Texas: Distance Learning ResourcesHere are some good resources for parents who need help managing their child's education.
Coronavirus Stuck At Home Life HacksMany North Texans have been stuck and home due to the Coronavirus Shutdown, and self-isolation can be tough. We've found some life hacks that might make life a little easier.
Coronavirus: Your Money And More Special Report And Executive Director Of TWC UpdateJoin us here for new information on the stimulus checks, unemployment benefits, and who's hiring.
Coronavirus: Resource Guide And Tips For Job HuntersThe Coronavirus pandemic has many people out of a job or looking for a new career. That means many North Texans will be filling out job applications, going on interviews, writing cover letters and more.
Coronavirus In Texas: Small Business GuideThe Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated almost $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn.
Scammers Using Text Messages About Stimulus Checks To Try To Get Your Personal InformationIn a classic case of phishing, these texts usually contain links to unsecure websites.
Coronavirus: Public Utilities Commission Of Texas Approves Order To Temporarily Suspend Utility ShutoffsThousands of residential customers unable to pay their utility bills can expect some short-term relief.
Unemployment Benefits Expanded: Who’s Now Eligible And How To ApplyIn the past 18 days, a record half a million Texans have filed for unemployment.
Coronavirus: What To Do If Laid Off & Can't Pay BillsConsumer advocates suggest immediately informing lenders of a financial hardship due to COVID-19 before potential late fees kick in.
Coronavirus: Legal ResourcesThe coronavirus shutdown as many North Texans worried about legal issues. Here are some resources that can help.
Free Online Activities During The Coronavirus ShutdownMany organizations across North Texas are providing free online enrichment activities that are suitable for all ages.
One Of North Texas' First COVID-19 Survivors Rev. Dr. Robert Pace, 'I Am So Grateful'Even time seems to pass differently, with COVID-19 in control, has it really been just 8 months since this virus turned life as we knew it upside down? Yes.
Denton, Texas Mayor Chris Watts Diagnosed With COVID-19Denton Mayor Chris Watts has been diagnosed with COVID-19 city officials said Tuesday, November 24 in a press release.
Dallas ER Doctor: 'We're Getting About 30% Positivity' Rate In COVID-19 Testing; Sees No Relief Until Spring 2021Those who run coronavirus testing locations say they are being overwhelmed as people prepare to gather for the holidays.
Governor Abbott: Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Ready For Possible December ActivationTexas Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services [DSHS] released "guiding principles" on Monday, November 23 regarding how the state will distribute a COVID-19 vaccine once available. Texas officials said COVID-19 vaccines could be expected as early as December.
Food Distribution Events Across North TexasThere are a number of food giveaway events happening across North Texas between now and Christmas. Check out these listings each day to see where donations are being made in your area.
Parkland Hospital Set To Reduce Visiting HoursParkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas announced Monday, November 23 that -- starting tomorrow -- they will be reducing hours on inpatient care units.