As the coronavirus pandemic stretches on and the U.S. economy remains mired in a recession, many Americans may be struggling to come up with cash.
Almost half of the population is still out of work, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The employment-population ratio, which is the number of employed people as a percentage of the U.S. adult population, was 52.8% in May. That means 47.2% of Americans are unemployed.
Meanwhile, another stimulus package is still pending in Congress. While the final outcome is unclear, President Donald Trump recently said Americans he favored more stimulus checks. Also on the table is extending unemployment benefits and offering back-to-work…