In December 2015 Dolph Janis contributed to an article on gobankingrates.com the article is titled:
“Laid Off? 9 Changes to Make Today”
Written By John Schmol , December 5, 2015
Getting laid off can be an overwhelming experience. You’re likely dealing with a mix of emotions, from relief to fear to frustration, and more. Whether you have warning or not, a layoff is almost always unwelcome news.
Outside of the obvious need to begin a job search, you also have the financial impact of unemployment. In some instances, a severance package can help lighten the blow. Unless you have a fully stocked emergency fund, weathering the potential financial storm heading your way requires action on everything from filing for unemployment to slashing expenses.
Here are nine actions to take today if you’ve been laid off.