Coronavirus Special Features

5 Forms of Financial Help You May Qualify for During Coronavirus

While many people are aware of the stimulus checks from the CARES Act which are still being issued this month, there are other ways to access financial help during COVID-19. These are some of the options that might still be available to you.
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COVID-19: Can the Virus Live on Your Beauty Products?

Doctors are now telling people the best practices for using beauty products during the COVID-19 pandemic. Can coronavirus live on your makeup products?
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Safety Tips for Taking a Road Trip This Memorial Day Weekend

If you’re planning on taking a road trip amid the coronavirus pandemic, here are some helpful safety tips from experts to make sure that your local vacation goes smoothly. Find out more here!
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Financial Planner: Borrowing From 401K Better Than Maxing Credit Cards

Ed Gjertsen, Certified Financial Planner Mack Investment Securities in Chicago, told the WBBM Noon Business Hour that the first coronavirus relief bill allows people to borrow against their 401K without penalty for amounts up to $100,000.
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TSA Announces New Security Screening Procedures to Contain Virus Spread

The Transportation Security Administration released on Thursday morning a handful of new procedural changes for air travelers in light of the coronavirus pandemic and as domestic air travel experiences an uptick.
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CDC Releases Guidelines For Reopening Public Pools

As restrictions ease up across the country and the weather heats up, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidelines for reopening pools, hot tubs, and water playgrounds. Find out everything you need to know!
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Could the Financial Impacts of COVID-19 Last Until Late 2021?

The economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic are being felt all over the country. In an interview with CBS’s ‘Face the Nation,’ Jerome Powell, chairman of the Federal Reserve said the effects of COVID-19 could ‘stretch’ well into 2021.
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Can Social Security Survive the Coronavirus Crisis?

Can Social Security survive the COVID-19 crisis? Financial adviser and best-selling author Rick Edelman has some real concerns about whether Social Security can survive this crisis.
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First Tropical System of 2020 Forms Near Florida

Hurricane hunters, satellite and radar indicate the broad area of low pressure near Florida has become better defined and is now Tropical Depression #1.
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Can’t Afford Your Mortgage During COVID-19? Here Are 3 Relief Options for Homeowners

If you are a homeowner finding it challenging to keep up with your mortgage during the pandemic, here are some options for managing your home loan.
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