Over $15 Billion for unemployment claimed in GA…

Release: Georgia Issues Over $15 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Atlanta, GA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced recently that Georgians have received more than $15 billion in unemployment insurance benefits since March of…

GA Legislation to reduce prescription costs signed into…

Release: Rep. David Knight Announces Legislation to Reduce Prescription Costs, Improve Regulations for Pharmacy Benefit Managers Signed Into Law ATLANTA – State Representative David Knight (R-Griffin) today announced that Governor Brian Kemp signed House bills…

GDOE and DFCS partner to provide students new…

Release: Partner agencies provide pandemic assistance for 1.1M Georgia students ATLANTA, GA.  –  The Georgia Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS) partnered with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to provide food benefits to families with…

$7 Million in Unpaid Claims Leads DOL to…

Release: U.S. Department of Labor Sues Advance Benefits Management Systems and Fiduciaries Alleging Misuse Led To More Than $7,000,000 in Unpaid Claims ATLANTA, GA – The U.S. Department of Labor has filed suit against Advance Benefits…

Unemployment Benefits Expands as Claims Increase

ATLANTA, Ga. — Unemployment claims have nearly doubled in the past week in response to the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Henry Herald, Governor Brian Kemp has responded to the claims spike by allowing the…

Georgia Power customers to receive $1.2 billion in…

Georgia Power Press Release: ATLANTA -- Georgia Power has completed an assessment of the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for the company – including approximately $1.2 billion in benefits for customers. The benefits were confirmed…

Business > Bush: Maximize your Social Security Benefits

Stacy Bush, Valdosta Today Business Contributor Most understand that waiting to claim Social Security benefits can result in higher monthly payments. However, many don’t understand that there are other ways to maximize their benefits, some…