Two Unemployed Spouses: Twice The Pain

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I met a woman at a job fair last year who’d lost her longtime clerical job at the same time her husband was downsized from Sikorsky. They were terrified about how they’d manage to get and pay for insurance.

While that couple didn’t want to share their story with readers, it got me thinking about what life is like for couples that are unlucky enough to both be unemployed at the same time.

Here are their stories: http://www.courant.com/business/hc-both-unemployed-20130506,0,4512844.story

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