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One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits. How moms may be impacted by COVID-19 and unemployment.

One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits

In Finance

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit millions of Americans and upended life around the world.  But there is one group that has been hit very hard – moms.  Unexpected job losses, decisions to exit the workforce due to the increasing demands at home to be a homeschool teacher, or increased demands at work while maintaining the home have disproportionately impacted moms.  Unemployment has become a lifeline for many during these turbulent times.  But did you know that this lifeline now has the potential to be a major headache during tax time?   The reason is that unemployment benefits are considered income, similar…

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Is it Time to Search for a New Job?

In Frugal, Phenomenal

The first day of spring was officially March 20th, and although it doesn’t feel like spring yet in Detroit, it doesn’t mean that it isn’t time to start to think about spring-cleaning your life.  One of the things that you may need to re-evaluate is your job.  Ask yourself is your job continuing to serve you or is it time to do something else?  Taking the time to evaluate this will help you avoid staying in a career that no longer fulfills you or is no longer where you should be.  One of the things that I also want you…

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