Unemployed and Retired? You, too, Can Double Dip.
I was quoted in the The Fiscal Times August 17, 2011 article Unemployed and Retired? You, Too, Can Double Dip.
If you do not feel like reading the article, the nuggets of wisdom I shared were these (quoted directly from the article): “There is no conflict between collecting a Social Security pension benefit and unemployment compensation at the same time as long as each agency is apprised of the income received from the other,” says James Cushing, a Pennsylvania lawyer specializing in unemployment compensation.