What Trump’s New Trade Deal Means for the Average American

What Trump’s New Trade Deal Means for the Average American
(FinancialHealth.net) - On the same day the Senate began preparing for President Trump's impeachment trial, they gave the American people a huge win and passed the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The trade deal will finally replace the widely unpopular North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). When Trump ran for office, replacing NAFTA was one of his central campaign promises. He blamed...

Trump to Shower Farmers With Cash

Trump to Shower Farmers With Cash
(FinancialHealth.net) - The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the US economy hard. The agricultural industry, in particular, is suffering. Fortunately, this hasn't gone unnoticed by President Donald Trump and he is stepping in to help. On May 9, Trump announced the federal government will be purchasing $3 billion in agricultural products. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1259198107029508096 That isn’t the only aid the president is offering farmers. On...

What is the #1 cause of major asset seizures after 65?

What is the #1 cause of major asset seizures after 65
(FinancialHealth.net) Smart Quiz! What is the #1 cause of major asset seizures after 65? Answer: Medical Coverage Gaps Specifically, Medicare has so many limits and hoops to jump through that you could develop a whole new medical issue just dealing with them. Medicare Part A has no monthly premium and primarily covers hospital care, but it has a hefty copay for overnight stays...

Terrifying! Worst New COVID-19 Secret Exposed

Terrifying! Worst New COVID-19 Secret Exposed
(FinancialHealth.net) - The WHO finally announced COVID-19’s official status as a global pandemic on March 10th. But countries all over the world have been feeling the effects of the disease first-hand for weeks — including the US. Citizens in China have been quarantined for over a month in areas like Wuhan and Chongqing. Italy was forced to quarantine the entire...

3 Clues You Need to Change Your Withholdings

3 Clues You Need to Change Your Withholdings
(FinancialHealth.net) - Tis the season! Whether you’re waiting on a refund, breaking even or scraping together funds to cover owed taxes, preparing for next tax season may be on your mind. The money employers take out of checks each pay period is simply a best guess at what an employee is responsible to pay the state and federal governments....

3 Rules to Break for Financial Success

3 Rules to Break for Financial Success
(FinancialHealth.net) - It isn’t hard to find financial rules for success, but many of them can be confusing for people who are well educated in the confusing realm of finances. “Buy low, sell high!” Buy what? Stocks? How? Which ones? So how do you start out on the road to financial success without what seems like a wealth of knowledge required to...

Legal Documents Caregivers Must Have

To Help Manage a Family Member’s Finances, What Legal Document Do You Need to File?
(FinancialHealth.net) - When a family member needs help managing their financial affairs, filing a Power of Attorney, specifically, a Durable Financial Power of Attorney (Durable POA), allows a designated individual to perform financial tasks on their behalf. A Durable POA provides the legal permissions necessary for someone else to pay household bills, living expenses, taxes, investments, purchases, and other financial...

Why the California Gas Tax May Not Be Enough

(FinancialHealth.net) California Needs More to Fix Failing Roads and Bridges The Golden State prides itself on its beautiful coastline along with its diverse terrain of desert, forest and gorgeous sunny views at every turn. Visitors and tourists are a mainstay of California, but they may have noticed some things in a sad state of disrepair last time they visited. Like a...

Americans Show True Colors

Americans Show True Colors
(FinancialHealth.net) - The CDC has warned Americans aged 65 and over are especially vulnerable to the coronavirus. The agency’s guidelines recommend they stay home as much as possible, and many are listening. Helpful Americans are now stepping up to help them get the food they need. Volunteers across the country are mobilizing to deliver food to senior citizens who are...

COVID-19 Threatens USPS

COVID-19 Threatens USPS
(FinancialHealth.net) - The US Postal Service (USPS) employs hundreds of thousands of Americans. Those employees are still working to deliver mail in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some lawmakers are warning the country that all of those jobs may disappear as the Postal Service runs out of money. On March 23, Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform,...

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DeVos Caught! Hand in COVID-19 Cookie Jar

DeVos Caught! Hand in COVID-19 Cookie Jar

(FinancialHealth.net) - In March, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced her department would stop efforts to collect student loan debt for 60 days. She said...