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With pandemic-related stimulus payments off the table in 2022, Americans initially lifted out of poverty by those funds face an uncertain economy while the Omicron variant continues to spread. According to a Census Bureau report in September 2021, 11.7 million Americans were lifted out of poverty during 2020 because of pandemic stimulus payments. Now that the payments have ended, many wonder how to survive 2022. While the Biden administration has extended a pause on student loan payments, he has clarified that the pause will not last forever. Previously, Biden promised to cancel at least $10,000 of student loan debt … (full story)