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As a freelancer, I'm earning $1,000 less per month on unemployment, but the steady paycheck has saved my sanity during COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

When the pandemic began, I lost a chunk of my work as a freelance writer and had to apply for unemployment benefits.
Though I'm earning about $1,000 less per month on unemployment, the steady paycheck has been a godsend during this time.
While I earned over $4,000 writing in March, I'm still waiting on some of that money. With unemployment, I know exactly when I'll be paid and how much, and can plan my life accordingly.
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