One warning is to those who might consider this ‘fun’ money. This is money that if not immediately needed should be added to your emergency fund and only used in an emergency. This is not a time to use it for a splurge or a ‘treat.’
After much debate, the Senate has passed a bill that will send relief checks to most Americans. The checks are part of a $2 trillion relief package aimed to buoy the economy through the coronavirus pandemic.