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Hiring Slows, but US Unemployment Is Still Historically Low

Though the December employment report is disappointing, 2019 was another good year for jobs.

The States Where the Minimum Wage Is Highest in 2020

The lowest-paid workers in many of these states just got a pay raise.

What Students Can Learn From the Univ. of Phoenix Settlement

The school has settled for nearly $200 million over allegations of deceptive advertising. The case is a teaching moment for students.


How Soon Can I File My Taxes in 2020?

The IRS has announced the start date for the upcoming tax-filing season.

2019 Broke the Record for Store Closings. What About 2020?

More than 9,300 retail locations went dark in 2019. What's next?

5 Reasons to Rethink Your Retirement Strategy in the New Year

In 2020, a new law will shake up how you save for your later years.

The Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Maybe for a While

The Federal Reserve holds fast on interest rates, after three back-to-back rate cuts.

How to Change Banks

Switching banks doesn't have to be messy.