AFTER gaining popularity during the pandemic, many cities have started proposing universal basic income (UBI) for their residents.
Universal basic income is a recurring, government-guaranteed payment system. UBI programs aim to lift struggling Americans out of poverty They should not be confused with one-time stimulus checks .
For most of these new programs , those eligible could receive monthly payments of $500 a month for a year.In other cases, this may happen once or twice a year.Since the pandemic, many states and cities have been experimenting with funds from the American Rescue Act when introducing UBI programs. By offering these […]