Think you have it bad? You’re probably not going door to door asking to do yard work because you’ve lost your job.
Jobs & Work
The federal hourly minimum pay for people dependent on tips hasn’t risen in more than 2 decades, even though the normal minimum has increased 5 times.
In all likelihood, you have hobbies, talents or skills that could earn you extra cash after you’ve given up the day job.
This week: How to entertain yourself for $10 or less, how to find a job that isn’t advertised, how to pay less for funerals, why you should quit your job, and why you’ll never get rich by budgeting.
Drivers in these cities wasted an average of 42 hours in traffic last year, new research says. On the worst roads, it was 62 hours.
It’s not just the poor getting poorer: 93 percent of American households became worse off as the economic recovery began.
Despite the sluggish economic recovery, some places are posting favorable conditions for job seekers.