New assistance is available that can help keep struggling Michigan renters in their homes. Around $622 million will be distributed through the COVID Emergency Rental Assistance program. Comments from Eva Rohlman, outreach services director, Mid Michigan Community Action; and Kelly Rose, chief housing solutions officer, Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Economic news and updates
The gig economy is finally being recognized as a powerful economic factor during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Michigan’s Mixed Earners Unemployment Compensation provides an additional $100 a week in benefits for those earning at least $5,000 in the past year.
Rite Aid, Walgreens, Kroger, and CVS mount an aggressive hiring program. They look to hire licensed pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, student pharmacists, nurses, and other administrative staff.
Depending on the location and demand, signing bonuses in the 5 figures are being reported.
Why invest in wind energy? Simple, it’s a profitable investment in the future. Addressing climate change and reduction in fossil fuels.
Since March, the COVID-19 pandemic has turned millions of Americans’ financial situations upside down.