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Alberta, Canada, sees 91 percent spike in employment insurance recipients

The province that had previously had a boom in job availability is now facing astounding unemployment rates. New research from Statistics Canada has shown that…

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Layoff insurance is thriving in the current economic situation in Alberta

Residents of the Canadian province are paying about $50 per month, per person, just in case. A new form of standalone layoff insurance is increasing…

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State of the Union speech draws attention to wage insurance

President Obama brought up the topic of a long history of labor protection and the need for support for the unemployed. During the last State…

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State’s Unemployment Insurance Fund is falling behind on repaying federal debt

California still owes the federal government $8 billion on a loan California is falling behind on repaying a loan to the federal government. The state…

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Unemployment insurance program amps up fraud detection

The program will now be receiving assistance in being able to spot “suspicious patterns” among those claiming benefits. The struggling unemployment insurance program in California…

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Unemployment insurance costs addressed in Massachusetts

New legislation focused on unemployment insurance costs passes in Massachusetts Massachusetts businesses are expected to save money on their unemployment insurance coverage thanks to new…

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Unemployment insurance claims increase in Louisiana

The state’s weekly filings for first time claimants are now on the rise. According to a recent report on the figures regarding the first time…