This is the start of the Back to School shopping season and Tax-Free Weekend is Friday and Saturday. It is the weekend when people traditionally shop for their kids and spend a little extra money on a night out or weekend get-together before school starts.
The $2.2 trillion stimulus package just enacted by the U.S. Congress sports an incredible number.
With the U.S. population estimated at 331,002,651 March 30 that factors out to $6,646.47 per person. But don’t look for a check for that amount in the mail. There are others with their hand out, too.
A new study released by SmartAsset ranks the top places in Mississippi for small business owners and Coahoma County ranked eighth in the state.
The study weighs three factors: the percentage of people in a county with small business income, the proportion of that income to overall income and taxes paid by small business owners.