Find tips and tools to manage your finances or learn about what financial resources are available to you.
Managing Finances During the COVID-19 Crisis
A conversation on managing your finances and adapting to financial change in response to the economic impact of COVID-19. Conversation covers budgeting after job loss, stimulus checks, financial fraud, and resources for financial planning.
Protecting Your Finances
In these uncertain times, many families and individuals are worried about spending, saving, and making ends meet. Certified Financial Social Worker Laura Flowers walks you through helpful ways to save and resources that can provide help.
Spending Your Stimulus Check
How to manage your stimulus payment, including a helpful worksheet you can access here. For more resources or support visit www.jfcsphilly.org/covid19resources or call our Care Navigation line at 866.JFCS.NOW (866.532.7669)
Check Your Credit Report
Making sure your credit score is accurate.
COVID-19 Financial Scams
Avoiding scams during the coronavirus pandemic.
Troubleshooting the IRS “Get My Payment” Tool
Using the IRS “Get My Payment Tool” to find out about the status of your stimulus check.
Pennsylvania Statewide County Assistance Office (CAO) Helpline 877.395.8930
Save Your Home Philly Hotline
Assistance with mortgage and tax foreclosures and housing counseling referrals
Philadelphia Legal Assistance (PLA)
Help with filing UC benefit appeals
PLA Assistance with UC applications – Call 215.999.6910
Philadelphia Food Distribution Sites
Includes sites for students and seniors. (interactive map)
For support during this time, please call our Care Navigation line at 866.JFCS.NOW (866.532.7669)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline phone number is 800.273.8255.