Tell the Tribune: How are you spending your extra $15?
Tell the Tribune: As part of the economic stimulus package passed by Congress earlier this year, workers are starting to see a few extra dollars in their paychecks. The actual amount varies according to earnings, retirement contributions and the like, but for many it appears to be somewhere in the neighborhood of $15 per week.
The "extra income" is a result of President Obama's Stimulus Tax Credits designed to help put money in employees' pockets by reducing the amount of federal withholding.
The West Central Tribunes asks: What are you planning to do with your extra $15? What will $15 buy each week?
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