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Jon McNamara is the CEO of needhelppayingbills.com, a company that he started in 2008 and that specializes in helping low income families as well as those who are in a financial hardship. He also found NHPB LLC, a company committed to helping the less fortunate and is the Vice President of Billhelp.uk. Every piece of content on this website has been reviewed by him before publishing and many of the articles he has personally written. Jon is the leading author for needhelppayingbils. Find more information at https://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/jon_mcnamara.html

Uber surpasses 400,000 drivers

We found this statistic incredible. The ride-sharing company Uber now has over 400,000 drivers in the United States, all of whom are considered to be contractors. Some of them work part time for the company, other drivers do this full time. In either case, because these Uber drivers are considered to be contractors they are not entitled to the same benefits and protections as “full time employees”. This is indicative of how the economy has changed, and continues to evolve, in 2016 and going forward. Workers are losing many of …

40% of single mothers living in poverty in 2015

The fact is that single parent households are struggling much more than others. As of 2015, an astounding 40% of those homes run by the mom (and that have no father) are living in poverty. They are also heavy users of public benefits, including TANF welfare, they depend on food pantries, and also have long stretches of being unemployed. There has been additional attention recently brought to this crisis. Sheryl Sandberg, the number two executive at one of the world’s largest companies (Facebook), has posted how difficult it is for …