Inflation

Inflation can mean disaster for about 40% of Americans

Inflation can mean disaster for about 40% of Americans

(NerdWallet) – From December, the prices of all goods and services had risen more in a single year than they had for almost 40 years. The impact of this 7% increase will hurt already vulnerable Americans the hardest. A markup of 7% can leave high-paid people untouched. Others with even some savings and discretionary income …

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36 million families face January without a child tax check: “There will be times when I do not eat”

36 million families face January without a child tax check: “There will be times when I do not eat”

In the last six months, 36 million families received a monthly check from the IRS through the expanded Child Tax Credit – a cash infusion that helped pay for groceries, buy school uniforms and ease the cost of raising children. But now families are facing the first month since July without a check from the …

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