'We Know This Is A Recession, But We Don't Want This To Go Into Depression Territory,' Says Economics ProfessorWith the first round of economic stimulus running out, millions of Americans are about to take a massive hit to their household budget.
Florida Jobless Claims Jump Last WeekFirst-time unemployment claims in Florida nearly doubled last week as coronavirus cases spiked and as bars and nightclubs continued to be largely shut down.
As Economy Slowly Reopens, Those In Need Remains High In South FloridaAs the economy slowly begins to reopen, those in need remain high as new unemployment numbers are released Thursday.
7 Jobs Reporting The Most Gains As People Return To WorkUnemployment officially fell to 13.3% in May as employers added 2.5 million jobs, the best month for job growth since the Bureau of Labor Statistics started tracking the data in 1939.
Unemployment Unexpectedly Drops, But Full Recovery Not ImminentThe unemployment rate took a surprising drop, but while hope exists the road to recovery remains uncertain.
Gov. Ron Desantis: Incomplete Paperwork To Blame For Unsettled Unemployment ClaimsGov. Ron DeSantis says incomplete applications are to blame for unsettled unemployment claims.
'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.
New Jobless Claims Top 220,000 In FloridaFlorida had nearly 222,000 first-time unemployment claims filed last week, the first week of the state’s slow economic reopening under Gov. Ron DeSantis, according to numbers posted Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Facing South Florida: Florida UnemploymentJim DeFede and his guests discuss the unemployment crisis in South Florida through the eyes of a Florida state senator and a union official who represents hotel and hospitality workers here.
DeSantis Defends Efforts To Fix Unemployment ProblemsGov. Ron DeSantis on Monday defended his administration’s efforts to get the state’s much-maligned unemployment system to handle the unprecedented surge in applications caused by the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Impact: Florida Tops List Of States Most Affected By Unemployment Due To COVID-19Florida ranks at the top of the list of states which saw the biggest increases in unemployment due to COVID-19, according to personal finance website, Wallethub.com.