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Getting federal relief has been challenging for many. Unemployment Insurance can take patience and persistence. For many, it’s discouraging and worrying to repeatedly redial or wait for payments to finally come through.
While there are no definite solutions or magic ways to get paid, we have seen some tips and tricks being shared on message boards and social networks that other people claim helped them. Note that we cannot verify these will work for everyone, and the tips can vary depending on where you live.
Unable to check your Stimulus Check status? Try this ALL CAPS trick on the IRS website.
Sorry to be all “I heard this one weird trick from a friend and it really works” BUT, after weeks of not being able to see our status on the IRS website, we tried typing our address in ALL CAPS and it worked and we were able to finally enter our bank account info.
— Jessica Roy 🦅 (@jessica_roy) April 25, 2020
The ALL CAPS thing works for a lot of people, but not everyone. If you’re still struggling, I compiled all the tips from my replies and my inbox for what’s worked for other