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# Dole

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Welfare payments due on Friday will now be paid tomorrow
Retirement age for public service workers to increase to 70
Leo wants to link dole payments to a person's PRSI contributions
'Losing my job was hard, but making people redundant was worse'
Ireland has the highest rate of young people receiving benefits across 35 countries
Varadkar plans to raise dole payments depending on how long you've worked
Fine Gael wants to increase the dole by €27*
'I'm angry, depressed and very, very broke. This is my life on zero hours'
Anonymous Man Profile Yellow Hoodie
There has been another drop in the number of people on the live register
Under 26 and on the dole? Labour has some good news for you - sort of
What is life really like on the dole?
People on the dole to see 50% increase in their Christmas bonus this year
These Drogheda lads' song about being on the dole is your unlikely summer jam
Gardaí are being used to interview social welfare claimants
Social welfare fraudster caught by facial recognition software is jailed
Joan slams social welfare fraudsters for 'giving two fingers to their neighbours'
Talk to Joan: 400 calls about dole and welfare fraud EVERY WEEK
Water charges will be taken from wages after people are given "every opportunity" - Minister
Young man takes on social welfare for 'age discrimination' over reduced dole
Could the self-employed be about to get equality on social welfare?
Signing off for Christmas work? Your dole will be restored 'immediately' afterwards
Life on the dole - a dark and humorous diary
Over €200m worth of unclaimed social welfare payments in past three years
'No evidence' that disproportionately high number of migrants receive social welfare
Almost 3,000 extra young people were signing on last month
A TD used a Dáil question to ask if a water meter protester would have their dole cut
Opinion: Yes, I'm unemployed but that doesn't make me lazy or incompetent
Adam Brennan
In cases where work pays less than the dole ... 7 out of 10 people choose work
Live Register: Far more men than women are dropping their claims
Government unsure if paying social welfare electronically will save money
Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment
Unemployment rate falls again to 11.7 per cent
Bruton on Gateway: 'Calling councils slave sweat shops is a total insult'
Another drop in Live Register numbers, unemployment at 12.3 per cent
James Reilly backs protest against turning his local library into a dole office
Irish man considers joining British army to pull family out of poverty
Column: Cutting unemployment benefit to the under-26s is unjust and unacceptable
Dan O'Neill and Fiona Dunkin
Poll: Should dole payments for those under 26 be reduced?
Live Register falls by 3,200 in July