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Twitter CEO Donates Millions to Fund Universal Basic Income Program

Billionaire Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is donating a portion of his fortune to help fund a universal basic income project. Dorsey shared the news of his six-figure contribution on Twitter, naturally.
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Will There Be a $40,000 Income Threshold for a Second Stimulus Check?

Officials are weighing several options for the form that a second round of COVID-19 relief could take. One possibility is giving checks to those who have “been hit the hardest,” according to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
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Stimulus Checks Prevented Over 12 Million Americans From Poverty: Study

Coronavirus relief in the form of a stimulus package passed by Congress in March saved around 12.5 million Americans from sinking below the poverty line, a new study says.
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Economist Predicts U.S. Recovery Is Unlikely Before 2022

The impacts of the coronavirus pandemic could be felt for some time in the United States, according to an economist who has been recognized for his accurate predictions in the past.
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Walmart Will Launch Amazon Prime Competitor This Month: Report

Walmart is gearing up to launch Walmart+, a competitor to Amazon Prime, later this month, according to Vox’s Recode, citing multiple sources.
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How to Keep Saving Money Once the Coronavirus Pandemic Ends

The COVID-19 virus has rapidly spread throughout the world while financially devastating almost 45 million unemployed Americans. Did you save your money during the pandemic?
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Woman Used Her Stimulus Check to Make 400 Lasagnas for Her Neighbors

Many people have used their stimulus checks for paying bills and living costs, but one woman in Washington is doing something unique. She used her check to make lasagna.
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Lawmakers Unveil Plan to Extend $600 Weekly Unemployment Benefits

With enhanced unemployment benefits set to expire on July 31, Senate Democrats have unveiled a new plan to extend the payments for millions of Americans.
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Man Becomes Homeless While Waiting for COVID-19 Unemployment Claim

A delay in receiving unemployment benefits led to a Nevada man being forced to live on the streets. The Las Vegas resident was approved to begin getting Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), but weeks went by without receiving any money.
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Over a Million Deceased People Received Stimulus Checks Totaling $1.4 Billion

According to a government watchdog report released to Congress Thursday, more than a million dead people received COVID-19 stimulus payments totaling $1.4 billion.
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