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    Tuesday September 22, 2020

    Social Security
    Personal Planner
    Linda asked, "When should I take my Social Security? I will turn 57 this year and have a strong earnings history, having...
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    Is There an Age Limit for Organ Donation?
    Savvy Living
    I never thought about becoming an organ donor until my brother died of kidney failure last year. But at age 78, I would like to know if I am too old to be a donor. I am also curious if they would even use my organs if I were to die from COVID-19. What can you tell me? There is no cutoff age for being an organ donor. Anyone, regardless of age or medical history, can sign up. In fact, there are many people well into their 80's that donate. The decision to use your organs is based on health of the organ, not age. So, do not disqualify yourself prematurely. Let the doctors decide at the time of your passing whether your organs and tissues are suitable for transplantation. Regarding the...
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    8.8 Million Unclaimed Stimulus Payments
    Washington News
    On September 17, 2020, the IRS published IR–2020–214 and explained the state–by–state breakdown of approximately 8.8 million people who have not yet received an Economic Impact Payment. The IRS is mailing letters in English and Spanish to all of these individuals. It urges recipients to go to IRS.gov before October 15, 2020 and use the "Non–Filers: Enter Payment Info Here" tool to register for an Economic Impact Payment. IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig stated, "The IRS continues to work hard to reach people eligible for these payments. These mailings are the latest step by the IRS to reach as many people as possible for these important payments. We are releasing...
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