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- New batch of 1.5 million unemployment refunds: IRS schedule, tax transcripts and more - CNETby Oscar Gonzalez on Luglio 31, 2021 at 9:00 pm
More refunds on 2020 unemployment compensation are being issued throughout the summer. Here's what to know about your money and how to check online.
- IRS child tax credit 2021: Monthly payment schedule, opt-out deadlines and more - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 8:00 pm
The second monthly payment will be sent to qualifying families in two weeks. But this year's child tax credit is anything but straightforward. We'll explain.
- Best credit card for August 2021 - CNETby Joe Van Brussel on Luglio 31, 2021 at 7:05 pm
The best credit cards for cash back, travel and balance transfers -- plus our top picks for students, Amazon and Whole Foods shoppers and Apple Pay enthusiasts.
- Will your advance child tax credit payments affect your 2022 taxes? They might - CNETby Clifford Colby on Luglio 31, 2021 at 7:00 pm
If you receive too much money from the IRS, you may have to return part of this year's monthly child tax credit payments next year. Here's what to know.
- Child tax credit calculator: Check how much you'll get on Aug. 13 - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 5:40 pm
If your July child tax credit check didn't add up, use our calculator to crunch the numbers before the next monthly installment.
- Worried about your missing IRS tax refund? Here's what to do about it - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 4:30 pm
The struggle is real for millions of taxpayers who still haven't received their refunds. We can help you track your money using IRS tools.
- Breakthrough COVID cases among the fully vaccinated are real. Here's the latest. - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 3:00 pm
A CDC report says the delta variant is transmissible in vaccinated people who get infected. But that's not a reason to question vaccines, experts say.
- How and why to opt out of the next child tax credit payment by Monday - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 2:00 pm
There are a few important reasons parents are unenrolling from the advance monthly checks. But time is ticking to opt out before the August payment.
- Why you should ditch your diet, and what to do instead - CNETby Kim Wong-Shing on Luglio 31, 2021 at 1:00 pm
You'll never look at keto, fasting, Whole30 or other fad diets the same way again.
- Wildfire season: What to know about this year's raging fires - CNETby Megan Wollerton on Luglio 31, 2021 at 12:15 pm
The Bootleg wildfire is the largest in the US so far this year.
- Mirror or cast your Android phone's screen to your TV in just a few taps. Here's how - CNETby Jason Cipriani on Luglio 31, 2021 at 12:15 pm
Whether you're streaming a movie, taking part in a video call or playing your favorite game on your TV, mirroring your Android phone's display to a nearby television is easy.
- Tokyo Olympics: Watch and stream this weekend's games in 4K HDR - CNETby Eli Blumenthal on Luglio 31, 2021 at 12:00 pm
The Tokyo Olympics are well underway. Here's how you can watch the games in 4K on FuboTV, YouTube TV, cable or satellite.
- EV subsidies and tax credits: Electric cars can save you big money at tax time - Roadshowby Sean Szymkowski on Luglio 31, 2021 at 11:30 am
The EV tax credit won't be a good option for everyone, but future changes could put more cash in your pocket, too.
- How to secure your TV to the wall and keep it from falling over - CNETby Geoffrey Morrison on Luglio 31, 2021 at 11:00 am
A lot of TVs are heavy. Here's what you can do to make sure they don't fall over.
- iPhone users: Delete annoying duplicate contacts once and for all. Here's how - CNETby Kelsey Fogarty on Luglio 31, 2021 at 11:00 am
You don't have to deal with the iCloud duplicate contact bug anymore. We'll tell you how to fix it.
- Check your child tax credit eligibility and opt out before Monday. Here's how - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 31, 2021 at 11:00 am
The deadline for parents to opt out of child tax credit payments.
- Secret Netflix codes: A trick for getting out of the endless scroll of movies - CNETby Shelby Brown on Luglio 31, 2021 at 10:00 am
The same old Netflix recommendations can get boring sometimes. Here's a helpful hack to make the streaming algorithm work for you.
- How to pair AirPods to your iPhone, iPad, MacBook and any other Apple device - CNETby Jason Cipriani on Luglio 31, 2021 at 9:00 am
It only takes 3 seconds to connect your AirPods to all your devices and you only have to do it once.
- Google Home routines: How to set custom commands and responses - CNETby Andrew Gebhart on Luglio 31, 2021 at 7:00 am
You can say "Hey, Google, good morning" to start your day or make your own custom routine.
- Saturn at opposition: How to watch the ringed planet line up with Earth - CNETby Amanda Kooser on Luglio 31, 2021 at 1:40 am
Break out the binoculars and telescopes. Saturn is showing off for us.
- Southern Delta Aquariid meteor shower provides a perfect Perseid preview - CNETby Eric Mack on Luglio 30, 2021 at 11:20 pm
This season's spectacle of shooting stars is just getting started.
- Issues with your July child tax credit payment? Here's what to know - CNETby Katie Teague on Luglio 30, 2021 at 11:00 pm
If you haven't got your first child tax credit check yet -- or you have, but it was the wrong amount -- start here for answers.
- Disney World and Disneyland bring back indoor mask mandate: The latest on global Disney parks - CNETby Corinne Reichert on Luglio 30, 2021 at 9:25 pm
Anyone age 2 and up will be required to wear a face covering indoors, regardless of vaccination status.
- Best secured credit cards for August 2021 - CNETby Joe Van Brussel on Luglio 30, 2021 at 9:15 pm
If you have a checkered financial history or low credit score, a secured credit card can be an effective way to rebuild your credit.
- Neutrogena sunscreen recall 2021: What you need to know - CNETby Jessica Rendall on Luglio 30, 2021 at 8:43 pm
Tests discovered benzene, a known carcinogen, in certain sunscreens from Neutrogena, Aveeno, Banana Boat and others. Should you toss yours?