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Putting Your Best Face Forward: Job Resources to Help You Find the Perfect Job: Illegal Interview Questions

This guide highlights resources to accompany our Job Search programs, which will be held on March 5, March 12 and March 19, 2016. Both group classes and individual help will be available.

Illegal Interview Questions

Federal law protects certain groups against discrimination.  Still, prospective employers may ask illegal questions.  Here are some:

  • Have your ever been arrested?
  • Are you married?
  • What religious holidays do you practice?
  • Do you have children?
  • What country are you from?
  • Is English your first language?
  • Do you have any outstanding debt?
  • Do you drink socially?
  • When was the last time you used illegal drugs?
  • How long have you been working?
  • What type of discharge did you receive in the military?

Source: Yahoo! Finance  <http://finance.yahoo.com/news/11-common-interview-questions-that-are-actually-illegal-164547841.html>