April 29, 2021

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Biden’s next stimulus bill could bring you more money: 5 ways you could benefit from his plan

What could be in Biden’s next two stimulus proposals for you?


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Tonight, President Joe Biden is expected to unveil his administration’s plans for the next stimulus bill tonight in a speech before Congress. March’s stimulus bill was just the first leg of a three-part plan by  Biden to create jobs, reduce poverty and get more money into people’s hands to drive the US economy as it emerges from the pandemic this year. The first piece of Biden’s plan — the American Rescue Plan — start with the one-time stimulus checks for up to $1,400 a piece and

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Man hit with almost $90,000 bill after serious car accident despite having insurance

When Mark Gottlieb was hit by another car while driving in January of 2019, he damaged four vertebrae and smashed several teeth.

“A car basically came out of nowhere. I thought I was going to die,” he told, “CBS This Morning.”

His Geico Car Insurance plan covered $250,000 of medical care. After physical therapy and other treatments that Geico covered, Gottlieb needed spinal surgery. He didn’t pre-clear the surgery with his medical insurer, Aetna, because he thought he would be covered by the money left in his Geico plan. But the hospital and surgeon’s bills totaled over $700,000.

“It was

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Biden’s next stimulus bill could send you more money: 5 ways you could benefit

What could Biden’s next two stimulus proposals bring you?


Sarah Tew/CNET

The $1.9 trillion stimulus bill Congress approved in March is just one piece of a massive plan by President Joe Biden to slash poverty and steady the US economy as it comes out the pandemic. The effort starts with American Rescue Plan and its one-time stimulus checks for up to $1,400 a piece and runs through seven child tax credit payments and monthly $300 checks to fill in for lost wages for unemployed workers. The Biden administration is sketching out two more stimulus proposals for 2021 that would

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Biden’s next stimulus bill could send you more money: 5 ways you may benefit

What will the next two stimulus bills bring you?


Sarah Tew/CNET

March’s massive $1.9 trillion stimulus bill continues to send waves of money. The payments that are part of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan start with one-time $1,400 stimulus checks and run through seven child tax credit payments and monthly $300 checks to fill in for lost wages for unemployed workers. President Joe Biden is drafting two more stimulus proposals for 2021 that would send more money directly to people, work to slash poverty and help steady the economy as the US come out the pandemic. 

The

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Indian finance minister says digital currency bill will protect investors

India’s Finance Minister has said the upcoming digital currency bill will aim to protect investors from the volatility in digital currency markets, in the latest commentary on the ongoing progress of the legislation.

Indian Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Thakur, said the government would put investors at the forefront of their legislative effort, though it remains unclear exactly how they intend to protect investors.

“The fluctuations in the price of cryptocurrencies are so high—unlike that of fiat currencies—and that has an impact on the investors. So we need to keep investor protection in mind while framing

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House Passes Rep. Kim’s Small Business Capital Bill

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed the Microloan Improvement Act of 2021 (H.R. 1502), a bipartisan bill introduced by Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) to help small businesses access much needed capital to help them through the coronavirus crisis. 

“We need to do everything we can to help our small businesses in this critical time,” said Congressman Kim. “We’ve seen too many times during this crisis small businesses that have missed out because the system simply doesn’t reach them. This bill will make a big difference for small businesses across our country, and I’m proud to

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