Your $600 COVID-19 stimulus payment comes as a debit card, not a check, and the envelope looks like junk mail. It's not. So don't toss it. Then the real fun begins when you try to get your cash out. Jeez, thanks for the sharp stick in the eye, Donald Trump!
The City of Half Moon Bay reports a huge increase in revenue from parking fines since the coronavirus pandemic began. All those covidiots defying stay-at-home orders have brought the city budget a windfall.(Correction: $2,200 [AVG] to $16,604 [JUN] is a 7.3-fold increase, according to our analyst Dan Stegink.)
This editorial originally appeared in the San Mateo Daily Journal, December 24, 2019. Reposted here with the author's permission.