If you’re waiting on a stimulus check in the Lake Area, you may not be alone.

Just over 159-thousand Missourians have yet to receive their money.

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Christina Martin Frivida with AARP says there are several reasons you might not have received your money.

These include not having filed a tax return for 2019 earlier this year or if you’re getting social security with a dependent under 17.


Then it will take you to this website.

IRS phone number for economic impact payment questions: 800-919-9835

If you don’t make the November 21 deadline, you’ll have to wait until next year. Then file a return and claim it as credit.