Grocery stores making changes to protect customers and staff

GROCERY STORES ACROSS THE STATE AND HERE IN EAST TENNESSEE ARE TAKING EXTRA STEPS TO MAKE SURE CUSTOMERS STAY SAFE WHILE STOCKING THEIR FRIDGES AND CABINETS. WATE 6 ON YOUR SIDE REPORTER KELLYANNE STITTS JOINS US IN STUDIO – LOOKING AT THE PRECAUTIONS THEY’RE TAKING… KELLYANNE? KELLYANNE: FOOD STORES LIKE KROGER AND FOOD CITY ARE…

Coronavirus Crisis Uncertainty: Payment Protection Limits

Reporter: MONDAY, THE FEDERAL RESERVE ANNOUNCED IT WILL PURCHASE SMALL BUSINESS LOANS UNDER THE PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM, WHICH WILL FREE UP MORE CASH FOR BANKS TO CONTINUE LENDING. ON THAT NOTE, ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S BIGGEST BANKS, WELLS FARGO SAID IT REACHED HIS $10 BILLION LIMIT AND THAT JUST LAUNCHED FEDERAL PROGRAM TO HELP SMALL…

Renters protected but what about landlords?

TODAY, TODAY, THERE TODAY, THERE IS TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR LANDLORDS TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR LANDLORDS WHO TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR LANDLORDS WHO SAY TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR LANDLORDS WHO SAY THEY TODAY, THERE IS CONCERN FOR LANDLORDS WHO SAY THEY COULD…

How to protect your credit score during the pandemic

last week Congress did not approve legislation that would have stopped credit bureaus from recording missed and late payments on credit reports during the Cova 19 pandemic this could make it harder or even impossible for millions of Americans to get credit in the future and cause their current interest rates to surge if you’re…

Presenting the Centre for Child Protection

I was a victim of clerical child sex abuse it happened when I was thirteen, I was in hospital, quite sick and away from my family for the first time I was anxious and afraid and very vulnerable, and this priest sexually assaulted me even though it’s 50 years ago, I can never forget it,…

Local businesses apply for Paycheck Protection Program

NOT ALL APPROVED BANKS ARE READY TO START TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION’S PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM LOANS, WHICH KICKED OFF TODAY. $350 BILLION DOLLARS HAS BEEN EARMARKED FOR THE PROGRAM. WHILE IT’S OFF TO A SHAKY START, MANY LOCAL BUSINESSES ARE GETTING THEIR APPLICATIONS READY TO KEEP THEIR COMPANIES AFLOAT DURING THIS UNPRECEDENTED…