Married Men Make More Than Any Other Group, Study Finds

According to a study conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, married men earn more than married women, unmarried men and unmarried women. The difference can be as much as 80%. The data shows that for workers with a least high school diploma, there are no differences in wages among single workers. Workers […]

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These Industries Can’t Find Workers to Fill Job Vacancies

The U.S. is in the midst of one of the longest economic growth periods in its history. So strong is the job market in fact, that several industries are struggling to fill empty posts. Some of the industries having the toughest time filling openings are listed below. -The construction industry has been facing a labor […]

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July Jobs Report Shows U.S. Economy Continues to Grow

The U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in July and the unemployment rate ticked down to 3.9% in a jobs report that was below analysts’ expectations but still showed an economy humming along. Experts had expected job gains of 190,000 for the month. Among the sectors adding the most positions were manufacturing with 37,000, health care […]

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President Hails 4.1% GDP Growth as Sign of Strong Economy

President Trump touted the strength of the economy on Friday, pointing to a GDP rate of 4.1% and record-low unemployment. “I am thrilled to announce that, in the second quarter of this year, the United States economy grew at the amazing rate of 4.1 percent. We’re on track to hit the highest annual average growth […]

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U.S. Adds 213,000 in Positive Jobs Report

The U.S. economy added 213,000 jobs in June, details a jobs report that shows an economy that is growing at near-record levels. Construction jobs added 13,000 jobs in the month, health care added 25,000 and professional and businesses services, leading all other industries, added 50,000 new positions. Even manufacturing, seemingly unbothered by the bourgeoning trade […]

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Canadian Developer Gets Approval to Build Largest Mall in U.S.

A Canadian real estate developer has won approval to build what would be the most expensive and largest mall ever built in the U.S. The mall, to be built in the Miami, FL, area would be a massive 6.2 million-square-foot complex and would cost roughly $4 billion. The developer, Triple Five Worldwide Group of Cos. […]

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The Cities Millennials Are Moving to the Most

Seattle, WA, is the top destination for millennials according to the latest report by SmartAsset, a financial technology company that provides financial advice. According to the study, nearly 30,000 millennials moved to city last year, while just over 22,000 moved out, leaving the city with a net influx of 7,300 millennials. The company points out […]

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Unemployment Rate at Lowest Rate in 18 Years

The U.S. economy added 223,000 jobs in May, beating expectations and delivering a positive jobs report, indicating a bustling economy. The unemployment rate fell to 3.8%, the lowest it’s been since 2000. Economists had been expecting an addition of 190,000 and the unemployment rate remaining steady at 3.9%. Perhaps the most positive news in the […]

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Vermont Will Pay You $10,000 to Move There – And Work from Home

Vermont Governor Phil Scott has signed a bill into law that calls for the state to pay individuals to move there and telecommute to out-of-state work. The program, called the New Remote Worker Grant Program allocates $5,000 per worker per year, and a total of $10,000 per worker over the life of the program. Funds […]

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