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Alison DeNisco Rayome

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Louisville, KY, United States

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Recent articles by Alison:

Galaxy S21 vs. Galaxy S20: Digging into price, features and more

The Samsung Galaxy S21 hits stores this month. Here's how it stacks up against the Galaxy S20, including camera features and other specs. → Read More

SSDI and SSI: What to know about stimulus check eligibility, catch-up payments, more

If you're an SSDI or SSI recipient, there's plenty to know about the second stimulus check, including what to do if your first or second check never arrived. We've got the details. → Read More

Is it time to report your no-show stimulus check to the IRS? How and when to do it

If you haven't received your first or second stimulus checks, or there was an error with your payment, you can track your money, file for missing money or contact the IRS. We'll tell you how to do it. → Read More

Does the IRS owe you stimulus check money? This is what you have to know

During tax season 2020, you can file for any missing stimulus check payment you're owed using the IRS' Recovery Rebate Credit, but it isn't simple. Here's how it works. → Read More

Still missing your stimulus check? Here's how and when to start an IRS payment trace

If you still haven't received your second stimulus check, you may need to contact the IRS to track it down. Here's what to know and do. → Read More

Don't typically file taxes? Nonfilers might have to file this year to get missing stimulus money

If you don't usually file taxes because you're on SSI or SSDI, you're retired, or you don't meet the IRS' income threshold, you'll need to take an extra step to claim your missing stimulus money. Here's how. → Read More

Recovery Rebate Credit: How to claim missing stimulus money on your 2020 tax return

During tax season 2020, you can file for any missing stimulus check payment you're owed. Here's how it works. → Read More

Are you eligible for your own stimulus check? This is what it takes to qualify as an adult

Whether you're counted as a dependent or an adult by the IRS determines if you'll get your own stimulus check, contribute to your family's payment or get nothing at all. Here's what you need to know about age and second stimulus check eligibility. → Read More

Stimulus check dependents: A definition shake-up could mean more money for millions

Top US Democrats want to change who qualifies as a dependent in the third stimulus check. Here's how it works now and what could change with the next payment. → Read More

Is your stimulus check still missing? Here's when and how to start an IRS payment trace

If your second stimulus check never showed up, in some cases, you may need to contact the IRS to track it down. Here's what to know and do. → Read More

No second stimulus check yet? When to report it to the IRS

If you haven't received your first or second stimulus check, or there was an error with your payment, you can track your money, file for missing money or contact the IRS. We'll tell you how to do it. → Read More

Got a second stimulus check or one on the way? These are your rights

While most people get to keep their stimulus money, there are some new rules affecting who can garnish your second payment. Here are your rights when it comes to your money. → Read More

Is your stimulus check missing? Here's when and how to start an IRS payment trace

If your second stimulus check never arrived, in some cases, you may need to contact the IRS to track it down. Here's what to know and do. → Read More

Recovery Rebate Credit: How to claim stimulus money on your 2020 tax return

You can file for any full or partial stimulus check payment you're owed, but the IRS lumps into tax season 2020. Here's how it works. → Read More

Second stimulus check missing? When to report it to the IRS

If your first or second stimulus check never arrived or there was an error with your payment, you can track your money, file for missing money or contact the IRS. We'll tell you how to do it. → Read More

Stimulus checks for older adults: Rules for retired people, income, SSI, veterans, more

Many older Americans who were eligible for the first stimulus check in 2020 should also qualify to receive the second payment. Here's everything to know about income, SSI and retirement. → Read More

Don't usually file taxes? Nonfilers might have to this year to get missing stimulus money

If you're not typically required to file taxes because you're on SSI or SSI, you're retired, or you don't meet the IRS' income threshold, you'll need to take an extra step to claim any missing stimulus money. Here's how. → Read More

Missing stimulus check: When and how to request an IRS payment trace

If your second stimulus check never arrived, in some cases, you may need to contact the IRS to track it down. Here's what to know. → Read More

How you can claim missing stimulus money on your 2020 taxes: IRS Recovery Rebate Credit

The IRS lets you file for any full or partial stimulus check payment you're owed, but it's lumped into tax season 2020. Here's how it works. → Read More

Second stimulus check missing? Here's when to report it to the IRS

If your first or second stimulus check never arrived or a mistake with your payment was made, you can track your money, file for a missing payment or contact the IRS. Here's how. → Read More