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Finland - Unemployment benefits for high income earners to be cut

Government’s hatchet man will be focusing on unemployment benefits for high income earners as part of ongoing efforts to cut spending. The changes will come into force at the beginning of 2015 and will affect newly-unemployed persons who have worked for more than 20 years as well as employees who earned a monthly salary of more than 3,000 euros. 24 more words

Politics & Policies

Conn Unemployment Tax Highest in USA

According to a story posted by WSHU, Connecticut companies will be paying the highest federal unemployment taxes in the country next year.

Republican Representative Themis Klarides indicated in an interview this week that Connecticut has not obtained a waiver that would have given the state an extension on repaying federal loans it used to pay unemployment benefits during the recession. 86 more words


Things We Are Not Supposed to Say #2

“I need some help.”

It seems simple enough to ask for help, but it is a very hard thing to do (and to clarify, I’m not talking about anyone seeking help for addiction or other things like it – I’m speaking of financial assistance). 982 more words

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Eric Wattree.Beneath The Spin: So What Do Progressives Do Now


So What Do Progressives Do Now, In Response To The 2014 Midterm Disaster?

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree   

So What Do Progressives Do Now, In Response To The 2014 Midterm Disaster? 1,022 more words


Unemployment Benefits Denials

A common basis for unemployment benefits denials in California is based on Unemployment Insurance Code Section 1256.  Under this section, you can be denied unemployment if it is found that you either quit your most recent employment without good cause or were terminated for misconduct connected with your most recent work. 101 more words

Unemployment Attorney

Government could save money by subsidising sickness & unemployment insurance for chronically ill

The rules covering sickness insurance in the UK are, quite frankly, ridiculous.

You can get sickness insurance so that your mortgage and monthly bills are covered provided that you are well when you take it out. 774 more words