Smart Updates Archive

What To Do If You Haven’t Received Your Stimulus Check

If you haven’t received the latest stimulus check from the IRS, you probably have many questions — including if you’ll even get it. Unfortunately, the IRS offered little assurance...

5 Smart Money Moves to Practice This Year

2021 can be a big year for you if you start it with prosperous intentions. Below are five things that you can do to improve your finances and make...

Biden’s Executive Orders To Improve Stimulus Check Distribution

Last Friday, President Joe Biden issued several executive orders calling on multiple federal agencies to extend additional economic relief to Americans. Notable measures include improving the process of giving...

GOP Rep Proposes Reserving Stimulus Checks For People Who Get Vaccinated, $1,400 Stimulus Check Update

With President Biden in office, many Americans are hopeful for another stimulus check. Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan would distribute $1,400 payments to eligible taxpayers, but one Republican...

Members In Both Parties Calling For Narrower $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Bill

According to CNBC, President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan is up against several obstacles that could force the new administration to limit the bill’s more progressive provisions. ...

9 U.S. Jobs That are Disappearing the Fastest

Be careful about the career you choose. Some are more needed than others. Below are a few that are fast disappearing and you are better off avoiding for a...

10 Extra Things You Will Pay Besides Mortgage

Mortgage is the elephant in the room when it comes to buying a house. But do not forget about all the other costs associated with your purchase. Below are...

Third Stimulus Check Update

The swearing-in of President Joe Biden and Georgia Democrat Senators Joe Ossoff and Raphael Warnock marked the first step toward another round of stimulus checks. With the new administration...

Will College Students Finally Qualify For A Stimulus Check?

Americans hit hard by the pandemic are welcoming President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 billion American Rescue Plan, which will offer $1,400 stimulus checks to qualifying Americans. Besides increasing the amount...

4 Ways To Boost Your Credit With Your Stimulus Check

The IRS and Treasury Department finished sending $600 stimulus checks on January 15. While the payment may be disappointing to many — particularly those hit the hardest during the...