Tag: california unemployment

  • Don't Move Here: 5 Cities With The Highest Unemployment

    Don't Move Here: 5 Cities With The Highest Unemployment

    By Vivian Giang At the end of 2012, the U.S. national unemployment rate was 7.8 percent and the country added 155,000 jobs in December, but these numbers still reflect a troubling economy with a long way to go. "This shows the depth of the recent employment recession -- worse than any other post-war... Continue Reading

  • California Unemployment Guide

    California Unemployment Guide

    If you've recently lost your job in California, you may be eligible for California Unemployment Insurance benefits. This is a guide to filing your claim for California unemployment benefits. Since each situation may have its own unique circumstances, make sure you check with the contact numbers and websites... Continue Reading

  • Seven Ways to Stay in the Game When You're Unemployed

    Seven Ways to Stay in the Game When You're Unemployed

    Some states have seen their unemployment numbers dip. Not California. Its unemployment rate is at an all-time high at 12.4 pecent, making it harder for the unemployed to feel optimistic. But, thanks to federal on-the-job training programs and local work source centers, there is a ray of light. "I really thought... Continue Reading

  • California is No Longer The Golden State

    California is No Longer The Golden State

    Looks like California is going to have to change its nickname from The Golden State to the Moldin' State if the unemployment situation there doesn't improve soon. Three areas in California registered the highest unemployment rates of anywhere in the nation in January. Those areas are: El Centro, 27.3 percent;... Continue Reading