Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, July 25, 2016 6:05 am
By Sarah Berger ·

The Democratic platform touches on workplace issues, such as the minimum wage and equal pay.

Monday, July 18, 2016 12:05 pm
By Sarah Berger ·

The proposed Republican party platform addresses some workplace issues, but not others.

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 2:34 pm
By Mark Hamrick ·

The election has ramifications for taxes, health insurance and other consumer issues.

Thursday, May 15, 2014 1:34 pm
By Kay Bell ·

Millionaires are concerned about income inequality, according to a recent study.

Wednesday, April 02, 2014 2:45 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Raising minimum wage to boost Social Security could be sensible, but it’s not simple.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 11:52 am
By Mark Hamrick ·

A new report may have hurt the White House’s case for a higher minimum wage, though it’s providing fuel to both sides.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel ·

In a move to educate employees about finances, McDonald’s burned itself.

Thursday, February 14, 2013 4:50 pm
By Sheyna Steiner ·

President Barack Obama proposed an increase to the federal minimum wage. How will that impact companies and investors?

Friday, December 30, 2011 10:00 am
By Naomi Mannino ·

It will be a happier new year for minimum-wage earners in eight states.  Hourly rates will increase between 28 and 37 cents per hour Jan. 1, 2012, for Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Montana, Ohio, Oregon, Washington and Vermont. This raise amounts to $582 to $770 more to spend (or save) per year for a full-time worker. So how