After 26 years of marriage, I went through a divorce. I had always been a corporate wife following him around the country, and I didn't have a career.
I went back to school to finish my degree in humanities. I graduated in June, I went job hunting in July, and by August, I was working part-time at a local bank as a customer service representative (just a fancy name for a teller).
I feel very lucky. I applied for one job. I got the job, and the rest is history. On the first of the year, it becomes a full-time position. I hope to move up the ladder.
I think you can walk down the street and get a job if you try. It may not be what you want or at the pay you're used to, but there are jobs if you try.
Unemployment benefits will expire at year's end until Congress extends the deadline
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