Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 a week would become eligible for overtime pay under a new proposal announced by President Obama on Monday.
Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the bottom 99% of Americans even as most still struggle to regain losses incurred by the Great Recession.
Stocks fell sharply Monday, after a collapse in bailout talks intensified fears that Greece could be the first country to exit the eurozone.
Veterans on the brink of homelessness can now turn to the VA's Homeless Veterans Community Employment Services for assistance in finding stable jobs.
Sysco is scrapping its proposed $3.5 billion buyout of US Foods after a court temporarily blocked the deal to combine the two food-service companies.
The S&P 500 closed flat Friday, with investors cautious ahead of a meeting in Europe that could decide whether Greece will default on critical loans.
Consumer sentiment rose this month to the highest level since January, suggesting that spending will strengthen this year.
A healthy retirement now beats home ownership as the key piece of the American dream though achieving it may be tough, a poll finds.
Wall Street edged lower Thursday, but health care stocks rallied after the Supreme Court upheld subsidies key to President Obama's health care reform law.
The Supreme Court upholds the availability of tax subsidies that are crucial to the implementation of President Obama's signature health care law.
A stronger economy, rising consumer confidence and cheap gasoline will likely have Americans traveling in big numbers this Independence Day.
Consumer spending recorded its largest increase in nearly six years in May on strong demand for automobiles and other big-ticket items.
Federal legislation that would better protect consumers from unfair medical bills is in the works. In the meantime, these tips can help you today.
Stocks slid Wednesday, as the outcome of negotiations between Greece and its creditors remained unresolved, prompting investors to sell equities.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first three months of the year, just not as much as previously estimated.
Americans says they're doing better seven years after the Great Recession hit. But many still struggle to save enough for the next financial emergency.
Stocks ended with slight gains Tuesday, with major indexes closing near record levels while investors awaited a breakthrough between Greece and its lenders.
Home rental prices are climbing across much of the United States -- with the biggest gains coming from not from New York or San Francisco but other locales.