Jobseekers can now get bus for free

AOL Money Staff
Bus at the Bank of England
Bus at the Bank of England

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A scheme to give free bus travel to hundreds of thousands of jobseekers has been launched, covering more than two-thirds of routes in Britain.

Leading bus companies have signed up to the Bus for Jobs initiative, offering free travel during January to job hunters unemployed for between three months and a year.