Reduced Income Action Plan

Here are some next steps and best practices to consider if your level of income has decreased, or you expect it to decrease in the near future. Prioritize Whether you have experienced a job loss, are going through a divorce, a disability, or other income reduction, prioritizing which bills to pay first is an important […] Read More

What if I can’t afford my mortgage?

Whatever the cause for not being able to pay the mortgage, struggling to pay monthly bills can be devastating, both emotionally and financially, but there may be help available. It is important to let the numbers help decide if it is best to stay in the house and find a way to continue making the […] Read More

Applying for Unemployment Benefits Due to COVID-19

Government Assistance See Benefits.gov for the Coronavirus resources help center and up-to-date information on any programs you may be eligible for: https://www.benefits.gov/help/faq/Coronavirus-resources. To receive unemployment insurance benefits, you must file a claim with the unemployment insurance program in the state where you last worked. Depending on the state, claims may be filed in person, by […] Read More