Money

Eldis Sula
June 05, 2020 - 1:17 pm
The U.S. saw an unexpected rise in jobs in May, suggesting that the weeks-long economic drag caused by the coronavirus pandemic is slowing down.
Read More
Johnny Lopez
June 05, 2020 - 5:59 am
Despite businesses beginning to reopen, nearly 1.9 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic in mid-March, over 42 million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits.
Read More
Johnny Lopez
June 03, 2020 - 6:59 am
With more than 40 million Americans currently out of work, many have yet to receive any unemployment benefits. $67 billion has yet to be paid out via overloaded and antiquated government systems.
Read More
Abbie Bennett
May 30, 2020 - 12:02 pm
House lawmakers passed a cost-of-living increase for veterans benefits in 2021, so long as Social Security officials approve one, too. The legislation now heads to the Senate, where the normally routine bill could face more challenges.
Read More
Eldis Sula
May 26, 2020 - 3:01 pm
While many people are aware of the stimulus checks from the CARES Act which are still being issued this month, there are other ways to access financial help during COVID-19. These are some of the options that might still be available to you.
Read More
Lizzy Buczak
May 22, 2020 - 9:59 am
Social Security benefits may be exhausted sooner rather than later, which will affect millions of current and future retirees in America. A new report believes funds may run out by 2029 due to COVID-19, countering the SSA’s report. Read more.
Read More
Rob Hart
May 21, 2020 - 12:41 pm
Ed Gjertsen, Certified Financial Planner Mack Investment Securities in Chicago, told the WBBM Noon Business Hour that the first coronavirus relief bill allows people to borrow against their 401K without penalty for amounts up to $100,000.
Read More
Jennifer Keiper
May 21, 2020 - 8:21 am
According to the Society for Human Resource Management and Oxford Economics, their new “COVID-19 U.S. Business Index” finds that U.S. workers to date have lost $1.3 trillion in income.
Read More
Lizzy Buczak
May 20, 2020 - 5:04 pm
What would you do if you found $1 million lying around in the middle of the road? One Virginia family decided to do the right thing and turn it in when they stumbled upon the massive amount of cash in the road. Read more now.
Read More
Ameera Butt
May 19, 2020 - 12:28 pm
Mark Cuban joined KNX 1070 News In-Depth Monday afternoon to discuss unemployment, the federal government’s plan of giving out economic stimulus to families and businesses, sports and a plan on how to create greater demand in the economy.
Read More

Pages