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Question text: Which of the following, if any, contributed to why your household’s income varied over the last 12 months? Please select all that apply, and if none of the listed apply, please write in your own answer below.
Answer type: Check boxes
Answer options: 1 Variable income from bonuses
2 Variable income from commission, tips, consulting, gig work, side jobs, odd jobs, etc.
3 Seasonal employment that began or ended in the last 12 months
4 Seasonal variation in sales or contracts
5 Wages were garnished (i.e. withheld by your employer to pay some of your debts), or a garnish was lifted
6 Irregular work schedule or overtime work
7 Periods where you or household members were unemployed or laid off or on unpaid leave
8 Payouts from investment income
9 Received a promotion or salary increase
10 Started a new job
11 Some other reason (Please Specify): ~q026_other
Label: reasons income varied
Empty allowed: One-time warning
Error allowed: One-time warning
Multiple instances: No

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