Holiday Bonuses: From Your Work to Your Wallet
December 15, 2017 |
This roundup is full of financial festivities, failures, and funnies.
J. Money’s Financial Blunder Turned into a Success Story
December 13, 2017 |
He went looking for an apartment but found something else…
Salary History Reveal Laws Aren’t Helping Employees Yet
December 7, 2017 |
Female workers are especially hurt when they don’t reveal their previous pay.
Nick Hustled to Build His Own Business
December 6, 2017 |
He worked nights and weekends to become an entrepreneur.
Most Americans have a 401(k) Retirement Plan at Work
December 5, 2017 |
Unfortunately, most don’t know enough to take advantage of it.
Resume Mistakes: Horror Movies Are Not a Good Job Skill
November 27, 2017 |
People put weird things on their resumes. Don’t be one of them.
More Seasonal Jobs Will Become Permanent, Pay Better
November 6, 2017 |
The ultimate stocking stuffer this year: more jobs and better pay.
Black Millennial Women Can’t Get a Break in The Job Market
October 27, 2017 |
Unemployment rates of black women today are nearly double the national average of all women 10 years ago.
Men Earn More Than Women — Except in These Jobs
October 26, 2017 |
According to a new report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, women make less money than their male counterparts in most jobs, but not all.
In Defense Of Capitalism As A Way To Get Out Of Debt
October 23, 2017 |
As social issues roil the country, some have attacked our basic economics. They’re wrong.
I Have Two Job Offers, Both At The Same Salary. Which Will Pay Me More?
October 16, 2017 |
A reader knows salary isn’t the only way to make money.
Men Out-Earn Women in Home Equity
October 11, 2017 |
Higher salaries mean higher rates of earned home equity. Men are out-earning women in more ways than one.
Dirt Cheap Areas to Live
October 10, 2017 |
There are cities across the nation that are cheap enough for you to live in and land a well-paying job.
Where Your Money Is Worth the Most
September 26, 2017 |
This map will show you where you can make the most of your disposable income.
Drop Your Friends When They Try to Sell You Crap You Don’t Need
September 26, 2017 |
Here’s how to handle relationships when they become transactional, not supportive.
How To Make Money On Craigslist — Safely
September 19, 2017 |
There’s easy money to be made if you’re willing to wade through the junk to find it.
Overseas Workers Fear Financial Negatives of Their Jobs
September 18, 2017 |
Workers fear shaky job security and a lack of health coverage.
A Portrait Of America’s Side Hustlers
September 15, 2017 |
Surprisingly, income level doesn’t determine who has a side gig
Full-time Workers Keep Wasting Time on Their Phones
September 11, 2017 |
Workers spend an average of five hours a week on their phones doing nonwork things and their employers don’t like it. They also think their workers are doing it more often than they really are.
Millennials Most Likely to Have Side Jobs
August 24, 2017 |
But even with those, they can’t keep up with older generations
Battle of the Sexes in the Workforce
August 21, 2017 |
As every year passes, jobs usually held by one sex or another become less prominent as both move into jobs typically held by the opposite group.
Americans In The Dark About Group Insurance
August 17, 2017 |
They aren’t aware their employers offer insurance for costs unrelated to healthcare.
Nontraditional Employees Don’t Have Benefits
August 11, 2017 |
One in four Americans are part-time workers or independent contractors, yet don’t have the same benefits — like health insurance or a retirement plan — like their traditional-working peers.
Financial Woes Are Literally Killing Us
August 2, 2017 |
Almost half of Americans worry about their finances at least once a week, and almost one-quarter of us are probably thinking about our money problems at least once a day.
Looking For Work? Now’s A Good Time
July 25, 2017 |
More money and more jobs are on the horizon for those in and out of the market
Executives Won’t Put Their Money Where Their Mouths Are
July 18, 2017 |
Bosses know financial anxiety wears their workers thin, but most haven’t stepped up to help.
Cyber Attacks Are Coming and We Know It
July 14, 2017 |
Companies and organizations can’t find qualified people to fill cybersecurity positions — or time to train them
The Financial Panther Avoided Lifestyle Inflation
July 5, 2017 |
And he embraced the personal finance community as he paid down debt.
This “Money-Pit” Ruined Lindsay’s Finances
June 21, 2017 |
It left the Notorious D.E.B.T. writer and her husband hopelessly in debt — but they’re making a comeback.
Job Recruiters Are Making Great Money
June 14, 2017 |
Job recruiters are seeing faster-than-average wage growth compared to other jobs around the country.
College Seniors Struggle To Pick Careers
June 2, 2017 |
One reason: They focus too much on class and not enough on what else colleges offer.
5 Boring Tasks All Entrepreneurs Must Master to be Successful
June 1, 2017 |
Making money is fun. Keeping track of the money? Not so much.
This Summer: More Seasonal Work at Higher Pay
May 24, 2017 |
More companies, large and small, are on the hunt for great workers this summer, while pay for those jobs is also expected to go up.
Baby Boomers Really Love Smartphones
May 23, 2017 |
They are more willing to give up financial stability for smartphones, than younger generations.
Entrepreneur Moms Never Stop Working
May 22, 2017 |
Most entrepreneurial moms are still the primary caretakers of their families, but that hasn’t stopped them from leading hugely successful careers.
Job Problems Are Hurting Savings for Boomers
May 8, 2017 |
Nearly one-third of Americans 50 years of age and older have faced career setbacks and by 2021, retirees will lose $4.3 trillion in retirement savings.