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October 20, 2020 - 4:18 pm
Check your tickets! A Cash 5 ticket worth just over $1- million dollars was sold in Lackawanna County.
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Lizzy Buczak
October 06, 2020 - 4:11 pm
As Americans patiently wait on the status of a possible second stimulus check amid the pandemic, a new update may have put another direct payment on hold until after Nov. 3.
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Eldis Sula
September 01, 2020 - 1:49 pm
Summer is almost over, and even though several crucial deadlines for a new coronavirus relief package have been missed, lawmakers may have just inched closer to a second stimulus deal.
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Kenny Kuhn
August 03, 2020 - 2:29 pm
On Sunday, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Neel Kashkari, told CBS’ Face the Nation that the U.S. government needs to get a better handle on stopping the spread of the coronavirus if the economy is to have any chance to recover.
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Eldis Sula
August 03, 2020 - 2:00 pm
It’s the most magical check in the world — by accident. The State of Rhode Island mistakenly issued tax refund checks that were signed by Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse.
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FILE - In this May 22, 2020 file photo a sold sign stands in front of a house in Brighton, N.Y. Average rates on long-term mortgages continue to fall to new record lows, as the key 30-year loan dropped below 3% for the first time in 50 years. The stagnant economic recovery in the face of the coronavirus pandemic is keeping inflation tamped down despite pent-up homebuying demand. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File)
AP Newsroom
July 16, 2020 - 12:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average rates on long-term mortgages continue to fall to new record lows, as the key 30-year loan dropped below 3% for the first time in 50 years. The stagnant economic recovery in the face of the coronavirus pandemic is keeping inflation tamped down despite pent-up homebuying...
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Eldis Sula
July 08, 2020 - 3:35 pm
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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Eldis Sula
June 30, 2020 - 1:42 pm
On Monday, President Donald Trump strongly signaled the prospect of a ‘very generous’ stimulus check when he was asked whether he will give taxpayers a second COVID-19 relief package.
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Eldis Sula
June 24, 2020 - 11:48 am
Lawmakers are weighing several possibilities on how to best help taxpayers with another round of COVID relief. One option is to restrict direct payments to Americans who are ‘most in need,’ according to White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow.
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Jennifer Keiper
May 12, 2020 - 10:50 am
Financial technology, or fintech, has come into play, quite a bit, during the coronavirus outbreak. And during this time, there are questions as to whether cash could go the way of the dinosaurs.
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