Stimulus Checks 3.0

Information on the latest federal relief payments  as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.  

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Updated Mar. 13, 2021
More Stimulus payments are coming soon, but unlike previous rounds of relief, this one is more focused on lower-income earners. Qualifying for an earlier round of Stimulus payments does not guarantee a stimulus check from this round. For the most updated guidelines, please visit

On Thursday, March 11, President Biden signed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law.1 This third COVID-stimulus package includes up to $1,400 for eligible individuals, $2,800 for couples and $1,400 for each dependent.2 Income criteria for this third round of stimulus payments has changed.

Review income eligibility details on the IRS site

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Protecting Yourself From Fraud

Unfortunately, fraudsters are using the pandemic as a way of taking advantage of people. Stay informed about scams and if you received a physical U.S. Treasury stimulus check, review features with a U.S Treasury PDF of check security features.

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