The economic pinch is tightening the longer the world is crippled by the pandemic. The weekly jobless claim is up to 3.2 million, and 14.7% unemployment for April.
Meanwhile, how are people expected to financially survive when many jobs are shutting down and some states are having a hard time filling the unemployment insurance requests?
April Ryan speaks with Washington Post financial columnist Michelle Singletary, who offers advice for the furloughed, unemployed, or under employed.
Still waiting for your stimulus check? You have until noon today (ET) to give the IRS your bank information. https://t.co/JUiAfIwMci
— Michelle Singletary (@SingletaryM) May 13, 2020
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