No, not everyone will get a second stimulus check, if it happens. Here’s why


Just because you received the first stimulus check doesn’t mean you’ll get a second one. Unfortunately, we won’t know all the eligibility rulespayment schedule or the total amount you could receive until Congress passes another relief package. However, when we look at the mechanics of the first stimulus payment and examine the various proposals for a new bill, we can predict who may not qualify for more money.

The need for more economic aid remains intact — with new coronavirus cases spiking across the country, threatening the US with new economic restrictions in areas. With only a few weeks left before 2021, can Washington lawmakers strike a deal on a new economic rescue package, with a second stimulus check?

“There are a lot of things that are going to have to wait till Joe Biden is president, but this is not one of them,” Ronald Klain, incoming White House chief of staff for President-elect Joe Biden, said on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday. “We need action during the lame duck.” If an agreement isn’t reached before the Jan. 20 inauguration, Biden also has a coronavirus stimulus plan, which would include another stimulus check.

Here’s what we know about who might or might not qualify for eligibility so far. This story is updated regularly…Read more>>
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