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Disney and Other Amusement Parks Have New Rules in the Coronavirus Era

From AARP.com Temperature checks, mask requirements and more Many amusement and theme parks in the United States that closed suddenly in March due to the pandemic have now opened — including biggies such as Disney’s four parks in Orlando, Florida. But across the board, new rules and changes are in effect, such as requiring face coverings unless you’re eating …

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Social Security Shocker: Pandemic to Reduce Benefits by 9% for Americans Turning 60 in 2020

From Kiplinger.com If you are turning 60 in 2020, the pandemic could do more than interrupt your party plans. It could also lower the amount you’ll receive when you file for Social Security. Social Security benefits are based on a worker’s 35 highest years of earnings, which are then indexed to the growth in average wages …

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IRS Clarifies COVID-19 Relief Measures for Retirement Savers

Retirees who took RMDs in 2020 have until August 31, 2020, to roll the money back into a qualified account. This rollover will not affect the one-rollover-per-year rule. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed in March 2020 ushered in several measures designed to help IRA and retirement plan account holders cope …

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An amateur investor turned $15,000 into $1 million then lost it all, the latest cautionary tale in the day-trading frenzy

From BusinessInsider.com Robinhood-user Richard Dobatse said he turned $15,000 into $1 million, and then lost everything. He told the New York Times: “They make it so easy for people that don’t know anything about stocks. Then you go there and you start to lose money.” He said he is planning to appeal his case to …

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July 15 Due Date Approaches for Federal Income Tax Returns and Payments

The due date for federal income tax returns and payments is Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the original due date for filing federal income tax returns and making tax payments was postponed by the IRS from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. No interest, penalties, or additions to tax are …

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Top 4th of July Fireworks and Events Near Orlando 2020

From MommyPoppins.com The 4th of July holiday weekend is just around the corner, and we’re excited to celebrate Independence Day in Orlando! A number of the 4th of July fireworks are on hold in 2020, but not all. From a Legoland 4th of July fireworks display to a patriotic drive-in movie, we’ve rounded up 12 fireworks shows and …

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20 Surprising Things That Can Keep You Cooler All Summer

From BestLife.com For many people, there’s only one thing stopping them from enjoying summer: oppressive heat. But, frankly, that’s no reason to let ridiculously high temperatures keep you from enjoying everything that’s wonderful about the season. Even if you don’t have tons of cash to throw at a central air system—or an assistant to fan …

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15 Fun Father’s Day Activities to Spend Some Quality Time With Dad

From Good Housekeeping Looking for things to do with Pops? Some of these won’t even cost you a penny. Father’s Day is just around the corner — which means it’s almost time to celebrate Dad on his special day! Come June 21, you’ll obviously surprise him with the perfect Father’s Day gift, express how much you …

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