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The increasingly dominant presence of unpaid or low-paid interns is taking much-needed entry level jobs away from salaried employees.
Women with kids under 18 earn less than those without minor children, while men with kids under 18 earn more than men without younger kids.
Annual performance reviews are despised by employees and managers alike. Here's what some big employers like Microsoft are doing about it.
The thugs behind the global CryptoLocker ransomware attack have added a bizarre new twist: a customer service line.
Sen. Tom Harkin accuses some for-profit schools of using "predatory and deceptive tactics" in order to tap veterans' GI Bill benefits.
Writing skills of college graduates and MBAs are coming up short, and employers aren't happy. Here's what they are doing about it..
Financial literacy among teens is low, despite persistent efforts to improve matters. But what teachers say teens don't know may surprise you.
With prices at the pump falling steadily for the past week, many stations may cut their prices on the weekend to stay competitive.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson says there are simple ways to create and stick to a budget. You need to know where to start. She recommends the 60 percent solution, where 60 percent goes to committed expenses that must be paid every month.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has expanded its consumer complaint database to include problems with payday loans.
CryptoLocker has been actively infecting business and person computers worldwide, encrypting files and demanding payment to unlock them.
The government shutdown may have ended a couple of weeks ago, but, like a bad hangover, the economic fears and financial uncertainty are lingering.
About 22 million Americans 60 and older have named a power of attorney to make financial decisions. The CFPB released guidelines on how to help.
Donor-advised funds are rolling in money, but charitable donations are looking almost anemic. Here's why, and what it means for philanthropy.
The weak jobs recovery has hit men and women in different—but nevertheless harsh—ways, and that's leaving many couples struggling to get by.
A new study found "no compelling evidence that young borrowers are bad borrowers."
More and more financial planners are being tasked with helping clients navigate the changing health care landscape.
Most Americans with 401(k) and other defined contribution plans are accumulating debt faster than they're saving for retirement.
A new rule that takes effect Monday should better protect people who make international money transfers.
People with a college degree are more likely to get—and stay—married than their less educated counterparts, according to new research.