June 1st marked the beginning of the 2020 hurricane season, and we’ve already had three named hurricanes! That seems in line with what the forecasters from Colorado State University predicted, as they proclaimed this would be another above-normal, active storm season. “We anticipate that the 2020 Atlantic basin hurricane season will have above-normal activity,” the forecast said. In addition, there … Read More
If you haven’t already received your CARES Act, “Economic Impact Check,” watch your mailbox! The IRS began issuing these stimulus checks April 20th, and as of May 1st, they still had tens of millions of checks to send eligible US citizens. “Unfortunately, the IRS wouldn’t divulge its exact schedule for sending stimulus payments to all eligible Americans via direct deposit, … Read More
The economy has taken a big hit, thanks to the coronavirus. Markets are at their lowest point in more than a decade, and there is a lot of economic uncertainty. People have been laid-off from their jobs, and our lives have become anything but normal. There is legislation in Congress that is expected to provide financial help for Americans and … Read More
Faxing: are we ready to pull the plug? Yes. That pun is very much intended. In a day and age where everything is virtual and digital, it is a wonder that old school methods like faxing have survived. It is not uncommon these days to find businesses including both emails and fax addresses on their contacts.
One of the marks of a progressive and responsive society is always devising ways of meeting the needs of the citizens as they arise. The concept of check cashing is actually one of those services geared towards meeting the needs of common Americans. A situation where you can go into a department store, an auto shop, or a farmers’ market, … Read More
It wasn’t that long ago when every payment you made had to be made in person with cash or a check, or by mail with a check. Even though technology has changed how this works and offers more convenience with online payments, many people are still reluctant to go that route. In many cases, it’s because they’re concerned about privacy … Read More
There are lots of ways to send money to a loved one overseas when there is an emergency. Many methods available allow people to receive funds quickly, however, that doesn’t make them the best choice. Western Union is by far the best option over some of the other common methods such as PayPal, MoneyGram, and more. The Comfort of Brick … Read More