As the coronavirus pandemic continues to stall business operations in the U.S., employers are turning to furloughs and layoffs to stay in business. Last week alone, major retailers such Macy’s, Gap and Kohl’s furloughed hundreds of thousands of workers while closing stores. More than 10 million people applied for unemployment benefits in the month of […]
America’s unusual health care system that links coverage to jobs means that during bad economic times, people who find themselves jobless are also suddenly without protection from medical costs. This is especially worrisome for the millions of people who have already lost jobs because a public health crisis has virtually shut down the U.S. economy. […]
Unemployment and layoffs are rampant thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s what to do if you lose work and need unemployment, health insurance and other resources.
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