Company Paying Employees to Rescue Pets

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The Zebra, an insurance comparison site, is now offering staff members a fun new perk. They’re covering the cost of adopting a new pet, up to $300 a year. And they’re also giving those employees “pawternity” leave – paid time off to get to know their new pet.


A Virginia man who wanted to keep busy while his mom was grocery shopping decided to buy a scratch-off ticket. Herbert Scruggs couldn’t believe what he saw when his lottery ticket said he was a top-prize winner. He scored a $200-thousand win and says, “It still hasn’t hit me yet.”