Sears – of All Companies-
I needed this reminder since Sears isn’t always my first choice.
Amazing when you think of how long the war has lasted and they haven’t withdrawn from their commitment. Could we each buy at least one thing at Sears this year?
How does Sears treat its employees who are called up for military duty? By law, they are required to hold their jobs open and available, but nothing more. Usually, people take a big pay cut and lose benefits as a result of being called up. Sears is voluntarily paying the difference in salaries and maintaining all benefits, including medical insurance and bonus programs, for all called up reservist employees for up to two years. (Keep reading for more detail and verification information….)
For the full story as listed on Snopes.com go to: http://www.snopes.com/politics/military/sears.asp