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Yes, labor law allows Starbucks to offer raises to unionized workers

Business

Claim that 40% of Americans who take out student loans never graduate needs context

Education

Yes, eligible Americans need to apply for a federal program to get discounted internet service

Money

No action required to receive money from TurboTax settlement

Money

Yes, you can check the status of a delayed tax refund

Taxes

No, most airlines don’t pay flight attendants during boarding

Travel

Yes, the 30-year mortgage rate is the highest it’s been since 2009

Money

Yes, Biden proposed full debt forgiveness for students of HBCUs and public colleges on the campaign trail

Joe Biden

Yes, a Rhode Island bill aims to fine, tax eligible residents if they aren’t vaccinated against COVID-19

Vaccines

Yes, Elon Musk tweeted he would donate $6B to fight world hunger if UN met certain conditions

Business

Yes, you still have to pay taxes even if you don’t have a bank account

Money

Yes, Uber and Lyft customers can be refunded for canceling a ride if a driver doesn't wear a mask

Money

No, la gasolina premium no te ahorrará dinero por mejorar el rendimiento de tu vehículo

En Español

No, premium gas won’t save you money by making your car more fuel efficient

Money

VERIFY Fact Sheet: Student loan forgiveness

Fact Sheets

Yes, Black Lives Matter’s national nonprofit purchased a multimillion-dollar mansion

Social Justice