Financial advisor shares advice for financial planning amid pandemic, tips for workers counting on a second stimulus check | Coronavirus

Christel Deskins

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina)- Hopes of a second stimulus check have been put on hold. President Trump announced discussions on a second round of COVID-19 relief won’t happen until after the election. President Trump is instead directing Republican legislators to focus on confirming Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett. Phillip […]

Stefanik, Cobb favor continued negotiation on stimulus

Christel Deskins

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) – Both Tedra Cobb and Elise Stefanik said Wednesday they favor continued negotiation on another round of stimulus payments. © Provided by Watertown WWNY-TV Elise Stefanik and Tedra Cobb, candidates for congress in northern New York, 2020. That, after President Trump tweeted Tuesday that he was calling […]

US equities tumble after Trump cancels stimulus negotiation

Christel Deskins

Wall Street slumped on Tuesday after President Donald Trump called off talks on further coronavirus stimulus until after the election. Thus, equities reversed the robust gains from Monday and continued their wobble moves. Initially, stocks extended their bullish stance, but Trump’s tweets announcing the abrupt halt of negotiations spoiled the […]

Dollar falters against most majors on U.S. stimulus hopes

Christel Deskins

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar fell against most currencies in choppy trading on Wednesday, as risk sentiment improved on renewed hopes for another stimulus package that could help ease the economic pain of the coronavirus-induced recession. FILE PHOTO: U.S. dollar notes are seen in this November […]

Brent pares losses, U.S. crude up on stimulus hopes

Christel Deskins

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global benchmark Brent crude pared losses Wednesday and the U.S. crude price rose on hopes that a U.S. economic stimulus deal would support the market, even as concerns about the coronavirus pandemic continued to loom over demand forecasts. U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and […]

Pelosi, Mnuchin Return To Stimulus Negotiation

Christel Deskins

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email With just 36 days until the presidential election, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are still trying to iron out the details of a compromise coronavirus stimulus plan. CNBC reported Pelosi and Mnuchin spoke for 50 minutes Tuesday morning (Sept. […]