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Kristen Johanson
May 26, 2020 - 6:47 pm
Pennsylvania is the latest state to be swept into an unemployment scam, where authorities say fraudsters are using previously stolen identity information to bilk benefit payments. It’s now part of a federal investigation. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
May 22, 2020 - 2:09 pm
An unprecedented 15% of Pennsylvanians filed for unemployment in April — which is higher than the national rate. Officials hope the percentage begins to drop as the state slowly loosens restrictions on businesses and residents. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
May 20, 2020 - 9:35 pm
Pennsylvania‘s unemployment office says they sent out wrong information to self-employed workers who need help with weekly claims, and they say they are having problems allowing people to file retroactively. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 29, 2020 - 7:00 pm
New Jersey officials say the first batch of self-employed workers and independent contractors in New Jersey will be getting stimulus payments as early as next week. This comes a month after the stimulus bill was signed into law. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 21, 2020 - 7:47 am
Pennsylvania’s new unemployment portal for independent contractors and self-employed workers frustrated applicants with several glitches in the first few days since its launch. Read more here.
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