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Chicagoans find unconventional ways to pay the bills


The truth in the rearview: economy on the upswing

by Alison W. Bullock
May 11, 2011


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Experts say the economy added more than two-hundred-thousand jobs in April, and that the economy is recovering. Despite that…some are resorting to unconventional ways to pay the bills.