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No More Delays: What to Know About the July 15 Tax Deadline

By Sarah Skidmore Sell |
As the coronavirus pandemic took hold this spring, the federal government postponed the traditional April 15 filing deadline until July 15.

Lights, Camera, No Action: Insurance Woes Beset Entertainment Industry Workers

Lights, Camera, No Action: Insurance Woes Beset Entertainment Industry Workers

By Michelle Andrews | Sep 15
From Broadway to Hollywood, many actors, directors, backstage workers, musicians and others in the performing arts face similar coverage suspensions.

With No Legal Guardrails, Ambulances Drive Surprise Medical Billing

With No Legal Guardrails, Ambulances Drive Surprise Medical Billing

By Laura Ungar | Sep 14
Ambulances have mostly been left out of federal legislation targeting "surprise" medical bills, which happen when out-of-network providers charge more than insurers are willing to pay, leaving patients with the balance.

Millennial Money: 6 Great Recession Lessons that Still Apply

Millennial Money: 6 Great Recession Lessons that Still Apply

By Melissa Lambarena | Sep 13
The Great Recession demolished jobs across the U.S., and it eventually came for mine, too. After graduating in 2009, I worked four months as an entry-level executive assistant at a nonprofit before being laid off.

Liz Weston: Some Remote Workers May Be in for Tax Surprise

Liz Weston: Some Remote Workers May Be in for Tax Surprise

By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Sep 13
If the pandemic caused you to relocate across state lines, even temporarily, the next surprise could be having to file an extra tax return and potentially pay more taxes.

If Doing Less Means Saving More, Try These 5 Money Moves

If Doing Less Means Saving More, Try These 5 Money Moves

By Alana Benson of NerdWallet | Sep 12
If you've managed to end up with extra money during the pandemic, here's how to take advantage of those savings.