A Q & A on the Stimulus Package
The basic rules for who gets a stimulus payment are relatively simple – individuals with income less than $75,000 get $1,200 and married couples with income under $150,000 will get $2400, plus $500 for each dependent child. Simple on the surface, but there are millions of special cases – such as those on SS disability, those living overseas and getting Social Security, folks now on Supplemental Security Income, and those who do not file income taxes – who are anxious about if and when they will get a payment. In this MarketWatch article, columnist Alessandra Malito fields stimulus questions from readers in these special situations. Click here to read more.