Rent assistance: How you can help

In the UK, the rent assistance system provides a number of ways to help people pay their rent.These include:If you’re in receipt of rent payments, you can apply for rent assistance payments from the Local Government Administration (LGA) of the county in which you live.These payments are normally made by a landlord, but you can […]

When rent is a concern for a low-income family in Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s low-wage workforce is at risk of being squeezed by rising rents.It’s happening despite state and federal guidelines that require employers to keep minimum wage rates low and keep their workers’ compensation costs low.The new guidelines from the Oklahoma Labor Department say businesses that hire people on a temporary or part-time basis are required to […]