on benefits


: receiving money from the government because of a low income or lack of income
a family on benefits

Examples of on benefits in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Schelling also recommends relying on internal networks and communities, like employee resource groups (ERGs), to obtain candid feedback on benefits catering to specific demographics. Paige McGlauflin, Fortune, 1 Apr. 2024 Two years of high inflation and rising interest rates meant that the caseworkers were now seeing homeowners and people working two jobs, along with the unemployed and families on benefits. Sam Knight, The New Yorker, 25 Mar. 2024 There's also a rise in the number of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic led to a divide among the public on benefits of vaccines, according to a survey by KFF. Binghui Huang, The Indianapolis Star, 23 Feb. 2024 And cutting back on benefits could hurt productivity and loyalty, according to a new report released today. Paige McGlauflin, Fortune, 8 Feb. 2024 And in court, Google has focused on benefits like greater flexibility rather than cost savings. Adi Robertson, The Verge, 20 Nov. 2023 Employers and their workers can’t seem to find common ground on benefits. Paige McGlauflin, Fortune, 19 Oct. 2023 Utah, along with Colorado, Connecticut, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Vermont and West Virginia also levy their own taxes on benefits. Megan Banta, The Salt Lake Tribune, 1 Sep. 2023 They are collected, along with some taxes on benefits. Scott Burns, Dallas News, 1 June 2023

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“On benefits.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20benefits. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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