Unemployment benefits for 4.2 million gig workers to run out next month

Unemployment benefits for 4.2 million gig workers to run out next month – CBS News

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About 4.2 million gig workers receiving Pandemic Unemployment Assistance will lose their benefits after September 6, according to analysis from the Century Foundation. Gig workers are typically considered self-employed and don’t usually qualify for traditional unemployment aid. CBS MoneyWatch reporter Aimee Picchi joined CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to discuss.

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