A view of the U.S. Capitol dome May 16, 2023 in Washington, DC. The Democratic and Republican leaders met with U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House as negotiations continue about raising the debt limit and avoiding a default by the federal government.
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The United States risks could run out of money to pay its bills if Congress is not able to reach an agreement on the debt ceiling. It could happen as soon as June 1, according to warnings from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, and could have potentially have far-reaching and dire consequences for Americans, including people who receive benefit payments or run a small business or who are trying to buy a home.

We’re hoping to hear from you about how closely you’re watching these developments; what actions, if any, you’ve taken to prepare in case of a default; and how you think this could affect you, your job and your family.

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