15 women on their COVID-19 finances.

Post date:



8. Remmy – “I had the next stage of my life planned out…”

“Before COVID-19, I was employed full time, about to sign documents to buy my ex-husband’s share of our house so I can have our kids at home… I had the next stage of my life planned out. I was made redundant, but I have savings and a beautiful home so I’m one of those people who feels guilty complaining as so many others have it worse. I’ve been accepted to receive the JobSeeker payments and am trying not to use my savings to live on because then I won’t have the deposit for my house when this is over. Two of my kids are living at home. My son is in year 12 and has lost his part time job. It’s really isolating and financially stressful.”

9. Lisa – “I’m not sure I’ll have a job when I return from maternity leave.”

“I have just started maternity leave and had arranged for maternity payments to…

Continue Reading Source


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here




Afghanistan Gains Seat on UN Commission on the Status of Women—for First Time in History

Adela Raz, Afghanistan’s representative to the UN. (BrookingsInst / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)On September 14, 2020, for the first time in history, Afghanistan secured a seat...

The Best Sweaters for Fall Under $50

If fall had a mascot, it might as well be a soft, cozy, chunky sweater; after all, what signifies the change in season...

HGTV’s Breegan Jane on What Success Really Looks Like

She flips houses, perfects interiors, manages international real estate projects, stars in one of the most iconic home-improvement shows, writes children’s books, runs...