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Disaster Financial Assistance with Food, Housing, and Bills

During the COVID-19 pandemic, you may qualify for additional help with food and bills. Learn about mortgage and rental relief.

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miền provides $1,400 Economic Impact Payments for people who are eligible. You do not need to do anything to receive your payment. It will arrive by direct deposit to your bank account, or by mail in the form of a paper check or debit card.

Check On Your Stimulus Payment

from the IRS to find out if you qualify and when you'll get your payment. 

What to Do If You Didn’t Receive Earlier Stimulus Checks

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIf you were eligible for the two previous stimulus payments but didn’t receive one or both, or didn’t receive the entire amount, there is still time for you to claim the money. It will come in the form of a tax rebate.

  Even if you’re normally not required to file a federal tax return, to get the stimulus money you’re owed, you must file this year. 

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnThe IRS issued two previous Economic Impact Payments: $1,200 in April 2020 and $600 in December 2020/January 2021. They would have been sent by direct deposit to your bank account or by mail as a paper check or a debit card.

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miền . To find out if you qualify:

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  • Call 877-542-9723 to speak with a housing counselor at HUD's Disaster Response Network 

Learn About the Moratorium on Evictions During the COVID-19 Pandemic

If you can't pay your rent because of job loss or financial problems related to the pandemic, the ban on evictions from rental housing may help.  It began on September 4, 2020, and has been extended through June 30, 2021. 

The CDC form lists several conditions that you must agree are true:

  • You've tried to get government rent or housing assistance

  • You either:

    • Expect to earn no more than $99,000 in the calendar year 2020-2021  ($198,000 if you’re a couple filing jointly)

    • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnDidn't have to report any income to the Internal Revenue Service in 2019, or

    • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnReceived a COVID-19 stimulus payment

  • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnYou can't pay your full rent due to significantly reduced income or large medical bills

  • You're paying as much toward your rent as you can

  • If evicted you'd become homeless or have to move in with other people in close quarters

  • You understand that at the end of the ban, the landlord can evict you if you don't pay all rent owed

Keep in mind, this is not rental forgiveness. You will still owe rent to your landlord. And you can be evicted during this time for reasons other than not paying your rent.

Food Stamps and Meal Programs During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it may be easier for you and your family to get food stamps and take part in meal programs. Contact your state's social services agencyXổ số trực tiếp 3 miền to see if you're eligible.

During the pandemic:

  • Food stamp (SNAP) recipients may receive additional funding.

  • Parents can pick up school meals for their kids to eat at home.

  • People can enroll in food programs remotely rather than in person. This applies to programs for pregnant women, families, seniors, and people with disabilities.


, a pause in making mortgage payments. 


Deadlines for Federally Backed Mortgage Foreclosures

  • For loans backed by HUD/FHA, USDA, or VA, you can request an initial forbearance through June 30, 2021.

  • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnFannie Mae and Freddie Mac do not currently have a deadline for requesting an initial forbearance.

  • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnLenders cannot foreclose on loans backed by HUD/FHA, USDA, VA, Fannie Mae, or Freddie Mac until after June 30, 2021.

What Your Loan Servicer Must Do If You Request Forbearance

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIf you're having trouble making payments on your federally backed mortgage because of the COVID-19 pandemic, contact your loan servicer before June 30, 2021. Your loan servicer must:

  • Defer or reduce your payments for 180 days if you contact them to make arrangements

  • Give you another 180 days of mortgage relief at your request

  • Offer options for how you can make up the deferred or reduced payments. They will discuss these options with you at the end of your forbearance period.

Find Your Loan Servicer

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIf you don't know whether your mortgage is federally backed, . You can also check the and the to see if either one owns or backs your mortgage. Together, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac own nearly half of all mortgages in the U.S.

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Last Updated: April 15, 2021