Banks withholding stimulus money

Three organizations that may help are:

  • NYC Consumer Help Finder – If you are having a consumer problem, live in New York, and need free legal information or assistance, you may be able to find help here.
  • Take Root Justice – Email [email protected] for assistance if you believe you are facing a consumer or workers’ rights issue related to the coronavirus pandemic, including issues around your stimulus check. Here is a helpful Fact Sheet on CARES Act that can also help.
  • New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) has attorneys and staff who may be able to assist you. Visit their Get Help page, click on Consumer Protection, and follow the instructions to book an online appointment.