Tools to Unenroll, Add Children, Check Eligibility Child Tax Credit

Links – There are currently 3 IRS tools for advance Child Tax Credit, a 4th is coming later called CTC UP. 1. Non Filer Tool –…/advance-child-tax-credit-payments 2. Unenroll Tool –…/advance-child-tax-credit… 3. Check Eligibility Tool CTC Up – (to update children, bank account, mailing address, etc (NOT available yet.) Y’all know this is gonna … Read more

4th Stimulus and Monthly Stimulus Payments

Is there a 4th stimulus? Nope. A 4th stimulus for all is not on the horizon. If you see headlines about a fourth stimulus check, don’t fall for the okie-doke. It is click-bait. As of the time of writing this (4/27/21), anything you have seen about a 4th stimulus is being pumped out as chatter … Read more

Child Tax Credit monthly payments to start soon.

I am going to try to do this without a TLDR tag. I am often told I write too much. Thanks to those that read it all normally, but this one is for my skimmers. On top of the stimulus payments coming, there is more. More money in the pipeline if you have kids. Aside … Read more

Stimulus Round 3 – Projected Calendar

When will the next stimulus payments be sent? The stimulus checks are almost in the mail. After the bill is signed, it could be several more days to move into the payment phase. Like in the past, people who already have direct deposit information on file with the IRS will be up first. Paper checks … Read more

Didn’t Receive Stimulus

Stimulus Payment Update: The IRS is exploring options to correct stimulus payments. According to the IRS, they issued some direct deposit payments to accounts that may be closed or no longer active. Some checks were mailed to the wrong address if the IRS didn’t have your current address. In the meantime… see below. If you … Read more

Missing Dependents from Stimulus Payment Amount

Updated December 30th, 2020 at 11:20 AMThis is a developing story. Stay with and it will be updated as more information is published about the unexpected amounts of the 2nd round of stimulus payments. Do you have missing dependents from stimulus payment? This story updates often with new information. Is the amount you expected … Read more

Agreed! $600, $1200 or more stimulus checks as early as next week.

Update December 30th, 2020 at 2:00 AM: Direct Deposits of stimulus payments began last night. Checks will start being mailed today. Update December 29th, 2020 at 3:47 AM: Recently passed bill including $2000 Stimulus was only approved by House, it requires Senate approval. Prior passed bill including $600 Stimulus is still a go (described below.) … Read more

The Stimulus and the Grinch who Stole Christmas

We don’t like addressing politics, because our users inevitably fall on different sides of arguments. At the end of the day, we care about you. We have always brought people together on the idea that boosting a bank account with a tax refund is important to you and to some of us too. In the … Read more

Another stimulus check? Don’t get excited about it yet.

The buzz has started about another stimulus check. But don’t be confused by headlines! Another round of stimulus checks are NOT around the corner just yet. The Heroes Act bill that passed yesterday in the House included more direct payments to individuals for up to $6,000 per family. Here is the fact sheet about the … Read more

Why didn’t I get my payment? Where is my stimulus payment?

If you were expecting a stimulus payment and didn’t get it, don’t worry. Here is why. IRS Get My Payment portal launched on April 15th to check the status.   Stimulus payments started and I didn’t get my deposit or check. How do I Get My Payment?  The COVID-19 stimulus payments have started. We have … Read more

Do I qualify for the Coronavirus 2020 Stimulus Check?

Stimulus Check:  Updated April 8th, 2020 at 8:00 AMThis is a developing story. Stay with and it will be updated as more information is published about the 2020 Economic Income Payment (EIP) stimulus check. Updates in green below. We have everything you need to know below and an active comments sections at the bottom of our … Read more