If you get an otherwise blank envelope from Money Network Cardholder Services, don't throw it away.
The Internal Revenue Service is sending nearly 4 million people prepaid debit cards with their Economic Impact Payment.
Instead of a paper check or direct deposit for the stimulus payments Congress approved, some people will be getting debit cards. Each eligible adult will receive $1,200 , with $500 for each qualifying child.
The Bureau of Fiscal Services, which is a part of the Treasury Department, decided which taxpayers would recieve the cards, according to a newsletter from the IRS.
People can use the cards to make purchases, get cash from in-network ATMS, and transfer funds to their bank account, the release said.
People who haven't received a stimulus payment can check their status at irs.gov/coronavirus/get-my-payment. The site also includes a vareity of frequently asked questions about the payments.
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