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Coping with Financial Issues of COVID-19 - Part 28

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  • By Randy Gerard, Personal Financial Counselor

Here are the planned titles for briefings in October. If you would like another topic covered please let me know. Please access the Resiliency Team newsletter or your email for meeting information.

1 October – Life After Deployment
8 October – Your Credit Score Matters
15 October – Tax Planning/Social Security Deferral
22 October – Saving and Investing
29 October – Raising Financially Fit Kids

SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS WEEK:  In support of National Small Business Week, Sept. 22 - 24, the Internal Revenue Service is emphasizing the many IRS online resources available to help small business owners and self-employed individuals handle the tax aspects of their business.

  • Resources in Multiple Languages
  • Resources for Coronavirus Tax Relief
  • Other Small Business Resources

For additional information, please click here.

KNOW THE DATA ON YOUR CREDIT REPORT:  You know your credit report is important, but the information that credit reporting companies use to create that report is just as important and you have a right to see that data. Use our list of credit reporting companies to request and review each of your reports. Access the following link to learn more.

I have weekly Zoom sessions on Tuesday and Thursday to assist you. Please check the Resiliency team newsletter or your email for meeting details. Don’t hesitate to reach out by phone, text, email or ask for a private Zoom session for you or your family members. Be Vigilant and STAY SAFE!

Randy Gerard, PFC
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This week’s thought: “Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists.” ~John Kenneth Galbraith