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More than 3000 millionaires claiming JobSeeker as new rules due to come into effect – NEWS.com.au

More than 3000 millionaires claiming JobSeeker as new rules due to come into effect

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Millionaires have been claiming the dole during the COVID-19 pandemic but are set to be kicked off JobSeeker this week under a tough new asset test.
The bizarre situation is the result of the decision to suspend the assets test six months ago as thousands of Australians were forced onto the dole queue.
But the act of generosity also allowed thousands of millionaires with substantial cash and assets to legally claim the $1115 fortnightly payment.
New figures obtained by news.com.au reveal that…

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