Nontraditional employees don't get benefits like health insurance, but they get to work from home.

Nontraditional Employees Don’t Have Benefits

August 11, 2017 | Dori Zinn

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.

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Working on the Weekend

May 16, 2017 | Joe Pye

Almost three quarters of Americans put in a full day of work over the weekend every month.

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Good And Bad News About Recession 2018

May 15, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

The economic recovery is literally one step forward, one step back.

40-hour work week? Try 60

How Working Too Hard Can Drive You Into Debt

April 3, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

You’ve heard the term, “work smarter, not harder”? Try “work less, save more.”

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Millennials Struggle To Stay Calm At Work

February 28, 2017 | Joe Pye

Young professionals bear the brunt of increasing work-related stress.

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5 Smart Pieces of State Debt Legislation

February 23, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger

If Congress needs help helping people, it should look to these state legislators.

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Study Says: Surveys Suck

November 29, 2016 | Dori Zinn

Do you ever spend your hard-earned time and effort answering questions from stores you frequent? It turns out those may be useless.'s founder and CPA Howard Dvorkin

How You’ll Go On Vacation 15 Years From Now

May 11, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

In 2030, relaxing will be a lot different than it is today.

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By The Numbers: Another Day at the Office

February 6, 2015 | Michael Koretzky

This week: You’re rude, sick, tired, and don’t get enough time off.

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Infographic: 20 Dumbest Apps Of 2014

January 5, 2015 | Angela Colley

Yes, there’s an app for that — no matter how stupid the idea.

What's open on Christmas’s Guide of Things To Do On Christmas Day

December 25, 2014 | Jess Miller

Dying to get out of the house but the bars are all closed? Here’s our guide of what’s open on Christmas Day 2014.

40-hour work week? Try 60

40-hour work week — what’s that?

July 21, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Thanks to technology, nobody really works 40 hours a week anymore. At least not in America.

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The best time to buy everything, maybe

July 15, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Not every product has predictable pricing trends, but here’s what we know.

How we waste money and time

Money Monday: What a waste

May 12, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

This week: How we waste money and time on cars, meetings, and insurance.

Job stress is a vicious cycle.

The vicious cycle of job stress

May 6, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Can’t sleep, so you can’t work, so you work late, so you can’t sleep. Then you get sick and blow your vacation days.

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Are hour lunch breaks a thing of the past?

April 10, 2014 | Andrea Richard

Occupy lunch room: You won’t want to skip lunch when you learn why not to.

Are these dumb or great excuses for being late?

The 10 best excuses for being late to work

March 13, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

They involve cats, zebras, and superglue. But only one turned out to be true.

You can cope with daylight saving time.

How to survive daylight saving time

March 7, 2014 | Andrea Richard

Sunday is the dreaded “spring forward” part of the annual ritual. Here’s how to show up bright-eyed for work Monday.