Here's how the debt-ceiling deal can hurt stock prices while disrupting the bond market and female workers want menopause benefits, so why are they so rare?
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The U.S. labor market is strong. Job hopping for a big bump in pay, however, just got a lot trickier.
The economy added 339,000 jobs in May, beating most expectations. Read More
'Millions of women suffering in silence': Female workers want menopause benefits, so why are they so rare?
A new report reveals a stigma of talking about menopause in the workplace and a disconnect between employers and employees. Read More
Here's how the debt-ceiling deal can hurt stock prices while disrupting the bond market
Also, the debt ceiling deal's effect on thousands of people as benefits are cut, bad and good news from retailers, financial planning and retirement locations. Read More
Cash-back credit cards vs. travel-rewards cards: Which one gives you the most bang for your buck?
The debate between travel rewards and cash back comes down to the aspirational vs. the practical. Read More
Destination weddings: Do guests still have to give gifts if they already spent 'mad money' to get there?
Global destination weddings were a $23.31B market last year. But if guests shell out hundreds or thousands to get there, do they still owe the couple a gift? Read More
How to accomplish home improvement projects in a shaky economy
Is it a bad time to spend money on home improvements? Here are 5 tips for tackling a remodel in uncertain times. Read More
The 2023 Rivian R1S is a rare combination of a large electric SUV with off-road chops and a luxury cabin
The 2023 Rivian R1S is an all-electric luxury midsize SUV with seating for up to seven and a maximum range of 321 miles. Pricing starts at $78,000. Read More
'I'm 62 and ready for my golden years': I've $840K in annuities, and $870K in Roths and index funds. Can I afford to never work again?
'Do I sell off some of my mutual fund shares to boost my savings?' Read More
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