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10 celebrity couples who have made marriage work

Not all celebrity couples end in disaster. Here are 10 of them who have actually been doing well.

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Do we work too much, or too little?

How much work is too much work? France and Sweden have some interesting answers. Read more »

April 11, 2014


Obama plans to fight the gender pay gap, but will it work?

The gender pay gap is back in the news, and this time it is President Barack Obama who put it there. Read more »

April 8, 2014


Balancing act: Avoid nasty surprises of new job by preparing before interview

Have you ever been surprised by an unexpected duty shortly after starting a new job? In a new survey, 41 percent of respondents said a role they had accepted at a company was different than what... Read more »

April 8, 2014


Why the 1 percent don't feel rich

While it may seem easy to be 1 percenter, it's actually not the life of the rich and famous you'd think. Read more »

April 6, 2014


Wealth inequality is quickly growing

A recent Slate article looked at wealth inequality and how fast it might actually be growing in the United States. Read more »

April 3, 2014


Women may be the key to box office success

A new study has shown that movies featuring women in starring roles do better at the box office. Read more »

April 3, 2014


Chill pill: Why America is so stressed out

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Americans are overworked, anxious and stressed. But is this a product of more than just working toward society's ideals? Or is it something scientific? Read more »

April 2, 2014


Marriage may be costly, but it's leading to happiness

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The price of marriage in America is certainly changing. But it may be the key to happiness. Read more »

April 1, 2014


On The Money: How new graduates can take on the job market

Recent college graduates entering the job market can face a variety of challenges, especially with a recovering economy. Read more »

March 24, 2014


On The Money: With changing seasons come seasonal jobs

As winter slowly gives way to spring, a fresh avenue of employment will bloom once again — seasonal work. Read more »

March 17, 2014


Teens struggle to squeeze into the job market

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Who are struggling significantly to find jobs? Teenagers, and it's not because they're lazy. A new report suggests its because they're being under-utilized. Read more »

March 14, 2014


Small companies pound pavement to get big deals

When a small business can boast having big clients like Wal-Mart and Procter & Gamble, their peers often want to know how they did it. Read more »

March 12, 2014


For women, lower grades might mean more money

Settling for less when it comes to GPA could be financially beneficial for women, The Washington Post’s Cathrine Rampell argues. Read more »

March 11, 2014


On The Money: Preparation can ensure job-fair success

Job fairs offer a good opportunity for job hunters to meet with company recruiters and explore potential employment. Simply attending a career fair, however, does not guarantee landing a job. Read more »

March 10, 2014


Which state has the most minimum-wage workers?

A recently released map shows some states are higher than the rest in terms of minimum-wage workers. Read more »

Feb. 27, 2014


Millennials shouldn't worry about tax season

Doing taxes shouldn't be a tough task for millennials. In fact, it's one thing millennials can do right among the other "adult" tasks they might not be doing. Read more »

Feb. 24, 2014


The 'Tips for Jesus' creator speaks out

San Francisco Magazine interviewed the original tipper for 'Tips for Jesus,' and found out a little bit more about the campaign. Read more »

Feb. 24, 2014


Maryland college wants to base president's salary on janitor's pay

A college in Maryland is in the early stages of approving a proposal that would make the president's salary based on whatever the janitor makes. Read more »

Feb. 20, 2014


LinkedIn gives members more room to share insights

LinkedIn is hoping to unleash more wisdom on its professional networking service by giving its 277 million accountholders more space to share their experiences and insights. Read more »

Feb. 19, 2014


Female breadwinners aren't always happy

Women who reluctantly became their household’s top financial earner are less happy, CNN reported. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2014

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$1 million in taxes should equal 1 million votes, says billionaire

A billionaire put it pretty simply: If you’re paying $1 million in tax money, then you probably should get 1 million votes. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2014


How I kept saving even during a job loss

A few months ago, I wrote about a job loss. It was a first for me. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014

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How do successful people stay calm?

Forbes unveils 10 ways that successful people remain calm under pressure. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014


Working sick? Your co-workers are sort of OK with it

A new survey by the National Sanitation Foundation found that workers think anyone who comes into the office while sick is a hard worker, or is the victim of low amounts of sick leave, according to... Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014


Home Depot hiring more than 500 for spring

The Home Depot is hiring 525 associates in Salt Lake City and 80,000 nationwide in preparation for spring — its busiest selling season. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2014


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