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Date Posted: Friday, May 22, 06:02:12pm
Author: FF
Author Host/IP: cpc149998-brnt4-2-0-cust130.4-2.cable.virginm.net /
Subject: I am self employed and my industry is totally dead... probably won't come back until next year at the earliest. I've been applying for jobs for 2 weeks straight and can't get anything. Can't get the gov't help for self employed either at the moment because I am behind on submitting my tax return. Trying to get it sorted and hoping something will come through next week but am getting very desperate and have never signed on before. Just completed the form but they say I won't get anything until the end of June, and my guess is this will effect me getting the self employed help anyway...Im at the point now where even through the risks are there I have to take them... btw if anyone is hiring please get in contact!
In reply to: Glide 's message, "Taking a wider view, if we all don’t get back to work soon this country is fecked. Really really fecked. The job losses will be horrendous, house prices will crash, companies go bust, people will go hungry, Govt will not be able to borrow as Tax returns will be so low, private Pensions will tumble, state pensions will attacked,. We are in deep deep economic trouble, and everyone that is under (say 60, using data for most appropriate age) should go to work. If you have vulnerabilities, wait a bit, if you have vulnerable people in your house, think of an alternative if possible. Furlough will discontinue soon and people will be skint that never have been before.. Covid will not go away, just like aids or flu.The eastern nations will mop up our inability to function and take over quicker than already. That is speaking from someone who has had covid, and 6 weeks later still recovering but working from home." on Friday, May 22, 01:07:30am

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