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Illinois Unemployment

Currently, the IL unemployment rate at 10.3% as of June 2009. It’s not just auto-workers and stock-brokers that are losing their jobs — everybody is getting hit hard. Continue reading

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State Unemployment Offices

Often, the unemployment agency tells you “Don’t contact us, we’ll contact you” or some such similar message.

Don’t listen to this. This is how people fall between the cracks. Continue reading

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Michigan Unemployment

The employment situation in Michigan keeps going from bad to worse. The auto industry has been on decline for many years, but it is really on the ropes now. Thankfully, with the bailout money from the federal government and bankruptcy restructuring, hopefully this great industry will emerge stronger than ever. The highest rate in the nation, with the Michigan unemployment rate at 15.2% in June 2009. Continue reading

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