Despite periodic increases, the buying power of the federal minimum wage hasn't kept up with inflation. » Read More
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The average cost of one item related to home price, a half-gallon of milk, doctor visit, even a pound of ground beef give an idea of prices in the most expensive areas in 10 states.
Whether you'd really consider retiring to North Dakota or West Virginia, this unconventional list will at least get you thinking about what you really need from a retirement spot.
In a matter of moments, the Boston Marathon bombings inflicted as much as $333 million in damage to the local economy. Here's a breakdown.
Use this interactive map to track the latest numbers in some of the largest housing markets across the country. As a home owner, home buyer or multi-market investor, you are just one click away from the latest moves in sales, prices and inventory.
Savvy, open-minded investors know there are always profitable plays worldwide. See how your portfolio should reflect the global economy.
Do you know where your federal income-tax dollars go? The National Priorities Project does. Learn how each dollar is spent when it gets into Uncle Sam's hands.