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Post columnist Michelle Singletary offers her advice and answers your questions.
  • Jul 23, 2020
The July 15 tax deadline is closing in and covid-19 payment relief offered to taxpayers is ending.
  • Jul 10, 2020
Post columnist Michelle Singletary offers her advice and answers your questions.
  • Jul 9, 2020
When an economic crisis hits, lenders often tighten standards, making it harder for consumers to access loans. But FICO has a new credit scoring tool designed to help lenders better assess the creditworthiness of consumers who may be more resilient during an unexpected financial storm.
  • Jul 7, 2020
Treasury is again trying to convince people that their stimulus debit card was not a scam.
  • Jul 6, 2020
Post columnist Michelle Singletary offers her advice and answers your questions.
  • Jul 2, 2020
The IRS says the July 15 tax deadline won't be extended. Those who owe the government need to file and pay on time to avoid penalties and fees.
  • Jul 2, 2020
Under the Cares Act, parents are supposed to get an extra $500 per dependent child under 17. But the IRS lost information for hundreds of thousands of low-income Americans.
  • Jun 30, 2020
The IRS is extending payment deadlines because of the pandemic.
  • Jun 29, 2020
The IRS built a system to avoid sending payments to dead people seven years ago -- but the agency still sent out $1.4 billion in stimulus payments to the deceased. Surviving spouses and heirs should be able to keep the money.
  • Jun 26, 2020
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