Some people really have an entitlement mentality.
A Southland woman who has received financial assistance from the Government to start a business has accused it of “dropping the ball” just as she is getting established.
The woman, Jill Bradshaw, says she will have to close her business unless the Government continues to support her.
However, the Ministry of Social Development says Bradshaw has received the maximum funding available for her business and there is now an expectation it be sustainable.
Bradshaw said if the Government did not continue to support her, the approximately $50,000 of government assistance she had received over the last few years would be wasted.
The road to starting her own business began several years ago when Bradshaw was working in a furniture shop.
It isn’t her own business…it is funded and subsidised by the government. Read more »