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The government has passed a new law to help people replace their old gas guzzler of a car with a newer, more fuel efficient model. The program, called Cash For Clunkers, gives new car buyers up to $4,500 towards the purchase of a new car that is more fuel efficient. … If you’ve been recently laid off and you already have a car, it is best to focus on your job search and saving money as opposed to buying a new car. Continue reading
Losing your job not only affects things like your rent or mortgage or paying your bills, but also affects whether you’re able to afford essential medical supplies. For people with diabetes, not taking your medicine or not checking your blood … Continue reading
San Fransciso based documentary filmakers are looking for people for whom the recession has been a catalyst for positive change in their life to interview and feature in their film. If you want to tell your story on the big … Continue reading
I don’t have a new job. Yet. But… While checking in with all my unemployed, job-seeking brethren and sistren (the links in the right sidebar) I came upon the great news that Fired For Now has found a new job. … Continue reading
Project 405 Party, March 25 Click through, for all the details.
If you could stand on the highest peak, and the whole world could hear your voice, what would you say? Would you scream your frustration about getting laid-off? How loud would you scream? When you were finished screaming, you … Continue reading
The folks at IGet2Work have put together the coolest thing: The Unemployed Quilt Project. It is our post-YouTube digital patchwork quilt, made of videos of individuals telling their story about getting laid-off, losing their job, searching day in and day out, … Continue reading