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Got a response to my newest attempt at finding a job.  It was for a cashier job at a grocery store.  I have previously worked as a cashier and receiving within a grocery store before, along with experience working in a deli/bakery.   120 more words

Depressed

Immigrants are Stealing our Jobs : True or False?

I’m sure you have seen the awful photos of the people fleeing from their countries and trying to enter others. It is heartbreaking. It is also a little worrying. 1,244 more words

Money Matters

Unemployment Report Misleading

Financial FAQs

Today’s lower than predicted payroll creation of 173,000 jobs doesn’t change my prediction of higher jobs growth ahead. My prediction yesterday was for 250,000 payroll jobs in August, but downward seasonal adjustments reduced payrolls by -800,000. 301 more words

Weekly Financial News

Real Unemployment Holds at 8.8% in August, Unchanged Since April

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.nr0.htm

During an interview with Hari Sreenivasan on the PBS Newshour last night, Diane Swonk, Chief Economist at Mesirow Financial was asked about today’s August jobs report.  424 more words

Politics

How to move away unemployed and still make it.

I wasn’t made to stay in one place for too long…

The night of August 22nd, my mom, sister, and I packed my life in a UHaul van. 1,920 more words

Travel

Facial recognition helps detect welfare benefits fraud

New facial recognition software has helped authorities detect dozens of attempts by fraudsters to claim welfare benefits using multiple identities over recent months.

The system involves comparing photographs of applicants captured during the registration process with all photographs held on the Department of Social Protection’s database. 47 more words