Moment of Truth: Some Homeowners Expect Struggle to Pay Mortgage When Extra Unemployment Ends

USA Today, July 20, 2020–Jessica Menton
The expiration of enhanced benefits comes at a critical time for mortgage borrowers. Policymakers return to Washington this week to debate whether the extra $600 in weekly unemployment payments will be extended beyond July to help shore up jobless people’s finances as the economy contends with the fallout from the pandemic.