How to deal with money challenges during the pandemic

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MCALLEN, Texas — Many families in the Valley are facing economic challenges during the pandemic.

Affordable Homes of South Texas, Inc. held an online presentation giving tips to the community on how to deal with financial challenges during the pandemic, on Wednesday.

In the presentation held on their Facebook page, a homebuyers’ advisor went over a few tips that could be useful for those struggling.

One of the tips mentioned included maintaining a calendar to keep track of what day it is and what payment is due soon since many may be struggling to keep track of the days as they remain at home.

Also, they urge residents to use stimulus checks wisely and to avoid unnecessary expenses. It is mentioned that if no bills are due at the moment, to save the money in anticipation of hardships.

During the presentation, the speaker also went into detail about where to find resources for those seeking a job, financial help and those seeking food assistance.

Watch the full video below:

For more information on Affordable Homes of South Texas, Inc. visit their website.

For further details on organizations helping the community, click here.

Affordable Homes of South Texas, Inc. offices are closed at the moment, however appointments can still be made by calling (956) 687- 6263. Appointments will be held over the phone or via video call.

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