Tag Archives: CARES Act

Be Careful With Cares Act Taxes | Inc.com

With many businesses operating under constrained financial circumstances because of the coronavirus pandemic, finding available cash to pay current operating expenses can be difficult. Although the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (Cares Act) provides assistance to cover expenses such as payroll, rent, and insurance through both the Economic Injury Disaster Loan program and the Paycheck Protection Program, many businesses are finding that these sources of funding aren’t adequate to meet their current needs and they are facing a cash shortfall.

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Student Loan Servicers Are Dinging Credit Reports For The CARES Act Forbearance | Forbes

Robert P., a student loan borrower from Queens, New York, was surprised to find out that this credit score had dropped by 100 points after his federal student loans serviced by Great Lakes Higher Education were automatically placed into a forbearance. This happened following passage of the CARES Act. Another borrower named Ashley Higgins experienced a credit score drop during the same time period and told a local news affiliate about what happened. Other borrowers (who wished to remain anonymous) have reported similar credit score hits, as well.

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Here’s Everything That’s Happened With Your Student Loans In 2 Weeks | Forbes

There’s so much happening right now with your student loans.

Here’s what you need to know – and what to do about it.

Student Loans

In case you missed it, there have been major changes regarding your student loans. President Donald Trump signed the CARES Act, which includes a $2 trillion stimulus package in response to the Coronavirus health emergency. Among other benefits, the CARES Act has major implications for the way you pay your student loans, think about student loan forgiveness, and manage your money during Coronavirus. Fortunately, let’s make it easy for you and put all the updates in one place so you’re up to speed. Here are the major changes:

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