This Is The Last Week Of $600 Unemployment BenefitsThe end is near for the $600 federal lifeline for millions of unemployed Americans -- even though the economy is still far from recovered from the coronavirus pandemic and new layoffs are being announced regularly.
Before New Closures, California Added Record 558,000 JobsCalifornia added a record 558,000 jobs in June as many more businesses reopened but the gains announced Friday by the state are expected to be short-lived because of new closures put into effect in July as the coronavirus surged.
More Economic Gloom: California Jobless Rate Hits 16.3%California's unemployment rate continued to climb in May, reaching 16.3% as businesses struggle under a stay-at-home order meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus but that has ravaged the economy, according to data released Friday.
Unemployment Unexpectedly Drops, But Full Recovery Not ImminentThe unemployment rate took a surprising drop, but while hope exists the road to recovery remains uncertain.
Refusing To Return: Small Business Owner's Employees Not Coming Back To WorkSmall business owners are running into problems as they slowly start reopening. Some workers currently on unemployment are now saying they aren’t coming back.
California's April Jobless Rate At 15.5%, 2 Million Jobs DisappearCalifornia's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation's most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic that shuttered most businesses.
California Repays $1.4 Billion Federal Loan For Unemployment BenefitsCalifornia has quickly repaid a nearly $1.4 billion loan from the federal government used to fund a massive increase in unemployment claims amid the coronavirus pandemic.
'There's Only One Bill To Prioritize -- Everything Else Is Negotiable': CBS Analyst Explains How To Navigate Outstanding Balances On Limited FundsJill Schlesinger, certified financial planner and CBS News business analyst, looks at how to devise a game plan for paying bills when money is tight.
Coronavirus Financial Crisis: Unemployment Claims Grow As Small Businesses Adapt To HardshipsThe growing financial crisis is impacting small businesses forcing many workers to turn to unemployment assistance.
Self-Employed, Part-Time and Gig Workers Can Now Apply for Unemployment Benefits In CaliforniaSelf-employed, part-time, independent contractors and gig workers in California can apply for new unemployment insurance benefits made available through the CARES Act.
New Texting System Will Answer Questions About Unemployment Claims In CaliforniaPeople could find it easier to navigate the unemployment benefits system in California. after a new texting system goes into place, Gov. Newsom says.