The USA TODAY has set up a web site, SUPPORT LOCAL, that is “an initiative that lets you show your support for your local businesses during this challenging time. The platform is built by Gannett, a news media company that includes USA TODAY and hundreds of local media brands. Our news brands have always had a special relationship with their local businesses and are dedicated to supporting them. We hope that our efforts will allow them to continue to serve their communities in the future.”
Go to this web site and
Search for a local business
If your favorite business isn’t on the list, add it
Purchase a gift card now so that you can enjoy it later
Treasury Secretary Steven Munchin said we should be receiving our share within three weeks.
“Americans who are eligible to receive one-time payments from the federal government as part of a massive coronavirus economic relief package will see that money deposited into their bank accounts “within three weeks,” Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday.
“The federal government will soon be issuing stimulus payments to most households as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). FORBES created this calculator to help you estimate the amount you and your family will receive.”
Have your 2018 tax return handy and click on this link to determine your stimulus payment:
“Apple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms, marking another response to the pandemic by a major tech platform.
Both tools were developed in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as the White House’s Coronavirus Task Force and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Apple said in a statement to CNN Business. The app and website include a questionnaire and information about the novel coronavirus.”
From Hong Kong, South China Morning Post CEO Gary Liu tracks China’s response to the coronavirus pandemic….. Liu identifies lessons people across the world can use to stop its spread.. Recorded March 25, 2020. 58 Minutes. TED Talk
Look for these important lessons:
The importance for open and informed COMMUNICATIONS