The IRS payout means that Americans can begin tapping into their federal cash, including those with accounts at major banks.
The IRS announced people can check the state of their direct payments using the "Get my Payment" portal.
A new Insider poll shows wide sections of the American public struggling economically with the fallout from the coronavirus and business closures. Just over half of respondents said they have received their $US1,200 stimulus payment. Of those who’ve already gotten it, half of them say the money isn’t enough. 48% […]
The first round of coronavirus stimulus checks started hitting people’s bank accounts Friday afternoon. Mobile banking startup Current has already seen about 10,000 accounts credited by the IRS, the company told The Wall Street Journal. Americans who qualify for automatic stimulus payments will receive them this week, the IRS said […]