The Democratic platform touches on workplace issues, such as the minimum wage and equal pay.
The proposed Republican party platform addresses some workplace issues, but not others.
The election has ramifications for taxes, health insurance and other consumer issues.
Millionaires are concerned about income inequality, according to a recent study.
Raising minimum wage to boost Social Security could be sensible, but it’s not simple.
A new report may have hurt the White House’s case for a higher minimum wage, though it’s providing fuel to both sides.
In a move to educate employees about finances, McDonald’s burned itself.
President Barack Obama proposed an increase to the federal minimum wage. How will that impact companies and investors?
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