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In her Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday, Yellen is calling on Congress to do more to fight a deep pandemic-induced recession.
Loan money can be used to cover more expenses this time around — not just payroll, but also to buy supplies.
If the IRS has out-of-date information for your bank account, you may have to claim the stimulus as a credit on your 2020 taxes.
Yellen, a former Fed chair, has advocated for more spending to aid small businesses and the unemployed during COVID-19.
Yellen, who is widely admired in the financial world, would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department.
Companies hurt by the pandemic could end up paying investors a full percentage point more in interest to buy their bonds.
Economist Karen Petrou says the Fed programs have fallen short, but that the Fed needs some facilities in the face of inaction from Congress.
Mnuchin said that he is requesting that the Fed return to Treasury the unused funds appropriated by Congress for operation of the programs.
It only calls for modest tweaks to the private long-term care insurance market.