• Coronavirus: a financial emergency that turns treading water into drowning

    2 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Things were looking up for our family, with a new job and a big move. Then coronavirus turned our lives upside down My husband got a new job a few weeks ago. We moved back to the city from upstate, borrowing money from his mother to put down our security deposit. Great news, life-changing, it was supposed to be. For years, we've been looking for a leg up; we've been broke and barely getting by. I've been working between four and six jobs at a time, and my husband had been working toward something more stable and with benefits for years. His new job will provide health insurance in three...
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