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Unemployment insurance: Should I get it?

Latest jobless figures paint a worrying picture of rising unemployment and increased uncertainty. The public sector looks particularly vulnerable with experts warning job cuts could impact 725,000 jobs over the next five years. In light of the labour market outlook, Workingmums.co.uk has put together this guide on what to consider when buying unemployment insurance.…

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When money matters – facing redundancy and dealing with recession

The UK’s Consumer Financial Education Body (CFEB) has created straightforward, impartial money information, education and guidance for everyone – from school children and students, to parents and employees facing redundancy. Here it outlines what the information covers.…

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Recession forces up work-related mental health problems

A tenth of British workers have sought help from their doctors as a result of stress over the recession, according to a report by Mind out today.…

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Interactive quiz aims to help identify family stress points

Interactive quiz aims to help identify family stress points

A new interactive online quiz has been launched to help couples recognise the problems that can cause relationship tensions and family break-up and encourage them to seek help to resolve them. Plus other news.…

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Breaking up is hard to do

When Suzy Miller launched her Starting Over Show some of the press reports suggested she was celebrating and encouraging divorce. The Church of England, no less, was approached for a comment. In fact, the shows do nothing of the kind. Their purpose, says Miller, is to provide support and advice for people who are facing major life transitions, be that divorce, redundancy or bereavement, so that they can move on with their lives. Www.workingmums.co.uk spoke to her.

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