COVID-19 Resources

WISER’s COVID-19 Financial Resources – Infographic

Renter Resources  

Homeowner Resources  

Social Security Continues to Work For You  
(*Note that on October 22, 2020, SSA revised information about who can schedule in-person appointments and how to go about scheduling appointments for those qualified. Learn more.)

The CARES Act and Your Retirement Plan  

COVID-19 Top Three Scams  

COVID-19 Updates & Scam Alerts from SS

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Administration for Community Living (ACL)’s COVID-19 Resource Page

Online Cashout Calculator helps you figure the costs of cashing out retirement savings

Social Security AdministrationHere for You During the Pandemic
(*Note that on October 22, 2020, SSA revised information about who can schedule in-person appointments and how to go about scheduling appointments for those qualified. Learn more.)

IRS Economic Impact Payment Portal

13 Steps to Take If You’ve Lost Your Job Due to Coronavirus Crisis

National Employment Law Project Resources for Unemployed and Frontline Workers 

Unemployment Insurance Relief During COVID-19 

Legal Assistance for Older Adults:
National Center on Law & Elder Rights (NCLER)

 

COVID-19 LEGISLATIVE UPDATES:

Turning 60 in 2020? How COVID might impact your Social Security

Provisions Related to Unemployment Compensation

Department of Labor: Employee Rights

 

COVID-19 RESEARCH

From Prudential: Women’s Financial Challenges Just Got Greater Because of the COVID-19 Pandemic

 

OTHER COVID-19 UPDATES:

Commissioner of Social Security Response to LCAO Members, April 2020

WISER is a Co-chair of the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations’ (LCAO)’s Economic Security Task Force. As an organization, we voiced our concerns regarding efforts to ensure prompt issuance of economic impact payments under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to people who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Title II benefits (Social Security), Veterans Disability Compensation, and Veterans Pension benefits, especially on behalf of seniors and people with disabilities who receive SSI.

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