Making sure the rent is paid amid the pandemic is something easier said than done for many people.
Karen Tjapkes, Director of Litigation for Legal Aid of Western Michigan, discusses options available to renters struggling to cover costs amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
To contact Legal Aid of Western Michigan, visit lawestmi.org or call (616)-774-0672.
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