Unemployment: What do you do after July 31st?

The extra $600 in weekly unemployment benefits will end the week of July 31st.  The clock is ticking down.  Each state has its own criteria for who is eligible to receive unemployment benefits, but the money you receive is usually based on your income.  The CARES Act included the super-boost by adding the extra $600 […] Read More

Applying for Unemployment Benefits Due to COVID-19

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Program In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) was passed, and within weeks, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was also signed into law, both of which include provisions that expand eligibility for unemployment benefits. This gives states the option of extending […] Read More

Your Income & COVID-19

Have your finances been impacted by COVID-19? Here’s where to get financial help. As the number of businesses impacted by COVID-19 continues to rise, so does the number of potentially unemployed workers. Depending on the industry and the type of work you perform, you or someone in your household may have been asked to work […] Read More