• Over 35 million US families face financial hit

    13 days ago - By RT

    Households will have to make tough choices as monthly benefits lapse
    A monthly benefit introduced by the US government in 2021 amid a sharp surge in the cost of living and the continued spread of Covid-19 saw its last payout in December, leaving millions of American families in a cleft stick.
    This weekend marks the first time in six months that families across the US won't get a monthly payment from the federal child tax credit program.
    The legislation provided low- and middle-income parents with up to $3,000 for every child aged six to 17, and $3,600 for every child under age six. The...
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