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Sunday, November 16, 2008
How Not to Encourage the Unemployed Back Into Work
Harry Blackwood lost his job recently. He's 52 and had been in full time employment since 1973. Having paid his taxes for 35 years he thought he'd sign on and claim unemployment benefit. Read HIS STORY and see how 'the system' treated him. In the end he told 'the system' where it could stick its benefit.