Quoting K&T:" Employment Insurance (EI) provides temporary financial assistance to unemployed Canadians who have ... [snip!] ... a significant risk of death, may also be assisted by Employment Insurance I took that off the government of Canada website. "
Quoting crazy coupon lady:" Ah ok...ya here its 400. bi weekly. lol"
Quoting Brittanie Blokker-Brandt:" <blockquote><b>Quoting K&T:</b>" Maybe in Ontario, I live in Alberta though and you ... [snip!] ... she's a nurse and worked enough to get that much. It depends on the job and what you're making and what you've invested."
Quoting Jas ♥:" So technically, it is assistance?"
Quoting K&T:" Lol, sure is. "
Quoting crazy coupon lady:" No its not. Its not free money like welfare....lol its your own money that was taken off of your ... [snip!] ... paychecks that pays into your own employement insurance. Its not like they just hand you money for free like welfare. "
Quoting crazy coupon lady:" It is 10.50 or 10.25 I cant remeber. lol But not all jobs pay that. Some pay higher then that, depending ... [snip!] ... did sewing of torn uniforms and it was 16.00 an hour to start, after 3 months in it was more. But basic is 10 something. lol"Mine is 8.00 and we can get by on 800 monthly.
Quoting khigh:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Mama❍Moon:</b>" I think it's a really bad time to cut ... [snip!] ... "</blockquote> Do you not have shelters there? You know what people do here? Save money and take care of themselves."
Quoting Mama❍Moon:" I think it's a really bad time to cut the Community Start -ups. With so many people just scraping by ... [snip!] ... the nuts. And OP I remember you specifically explaining that you are not on assistance but off on parental leave, like me "