Millions Of Americans To Get Stimulus Money Via Prepaid CardsRoughly 4 million Americans should soon be getting their government stimulus payments through a prepaid debit card.
IRS Launches New Stimulus Check Hotline, But Will Callers Get To Talk To Real People?Have questions about your stimulus check? The IRS says you can now call.
Fort Worth-Based Pier 1 To Go Out Of Business, Close All 540 StoresThe Fort Worth-based company said Tuesday that it was unable to find a buyer for its business after filing for bankruptcy protection earlier this year.
Small Dallas Restaurant Owner Receives SBA Loan After CBS 11 Reported His StoryA small Dallas restaurant owner said he has been approved for a loan from the Small Business Administration, and is crediting a CBS 11 story that aired last week for making it a reality.
Workers Won't ‘Automatically’ Be Pushed Off Unemployment If They Choose Not To Return To WorkTexas Workforce Commission Director Ed Serna said no one will “automatically be cut off” from benefits if they feel unsafe to return to work or cannot return because of a COVID-19 reason.
As Unemployment Surges, Lenders Could Lower Credit Limits & Cancel CardsSome consumers could lose access to their credit cards just when they need them the most.
North Texas Economy Faces 'U' Shaped Recovery; Slow But Future ‘Bright As Ever’Most economists are now forecasting a “U” shaped recovery for North Texas, where the economy could be at the bottom for a while, but eventually see an upswing.
North Texas Restaurant Owner Questions Why Larger Chains Received SBA Loans & He Didn’tRestaurant owner Russell Birk said he applied for a loan from the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program weeks ago but never heard whether he would receive a dime before the program ran out of money
IRS Launches Tool To Track Stimulus Payments, But Many Receive 'Payment Status Not Available' MessageThe IRS launched its online tool to track stimulus payments on Wednesday, but many taxpayers reported problems with the new app.
When Will You Get Your Stimulus Check? Within Days If You Have Direct Deposit, Far Longer If You Don’tSome estimate as many as a 100 million checks will be need to be mailed meaning it could be August, even possibly September, before some receive their stimulus payment.
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.