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A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S.

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2018

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S.

A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 13th, 2018

Analysis: 2-bedroom apartments out of reach for minimum-wage workers

Nationally, one would have to earn $17.90 an hour to afford a modest one-bedroom apartment without spending more than 30 percent of income on housing, a common budgeting standard. Or $22.10 an hour for a two-bedroom rental......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Minimum wage doesn"t cover the rent anywhere in the US

Low-income Americans working full-time can't afford to rent a modest apartment in any state.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

North Carolina acts deep blue with state worker minimum wage

North Carolina Republicans have infuriated liberal activists by slashing income-tax rates, defending illegally gerrymandered districts and passing a now-partially repealed "bathroom bill" aimed at transgender people......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews2 hr. 35 min. ago

The salary you need to comfortably afford a 2-bedroom apartment in the 25 biggest US cities

Pius Lee/Shutterstock SmartAsset found what income is needed to comfortably afford rent for a two-bedroom apartment i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Where The Jobs Were In June: Who"s Hiring And Who Isn"t

After years of monthly payroll reports padded with excessive minimum wage waiter, bartender, educator or retail worker jobs, the June jobs report was notable for its top-line beat, and which was the record 93rd straight mo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 6th, 2018

Report Says Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford Housing

Add housing to the list of things low-paid workers cannot afford. While there has been a great deal of research about the problem, a new one crystallizes it. Minimum wages workers don’t have........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 14th, 2018

Where The Jobs Were In April: Who"s Hiring And Who Isn"t

After years of monthly payroll reports padded with excessive minimum wage waiter, bartender, educator or retail worker jobs, the just released April jobs report.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 4th, 2018

Venezuelan jittery ahead of sudden economic reforms

Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews12 hr. 50 min. ago

Downgrading Habit Restaurants After Massive Surge, Minimum Wage Headwind

Downgrading Habit Restaurants After Massive Surge, Minimum Wage Headwind.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 18th, 2018

For Greece"s austerity-hit elderly, bailout "will never end"

With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer's market in his working-class Athens neighborhood for anything he can afford......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 17th, 2018

Careerist: Raising the minimum wage in a sensible way

Politicians, economists, social services professionals and employers have debated the merits of the federal minimum wage for years.   What they all agree on is that the current federal minimum ($7.25 an hour) is not enough to sustain even a single.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Here"s why your ride with Uber, Lyft could become more expensive

New York City Council passed regulations on ride-hail companies on Wednesday, capping the number of vehicles on the road for one year and requiring that drivers to be paid a minimum wage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 8th, 2018

New York City Council passes first-in-the-nation cap on Uber and Lyft

The bill imposes a one-year ceiling on non-wheelchair-accessible ride-hailing vehicles while the city undertakes a study on the impacts of ride-hailing. It also mandates a minimum wage for ride-hail drivers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 8th, 2018

New York City Council passes first-in-the-nation cap on Uber and Lyft

The bill imposes a one-year ceiling on non-wheelchair-accessible ride-hailing vehicles while the city undertakes a study on the impacts of ride-hailing. It also mandates a minimum wage for ride-hail drivers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 8th, 2018

New York City votes to cap Uber and Lyft vehicles

New York City Council passed regulations on ride-hail companies on Wednesday, capping the number of vehicles on the road for one year and requiring that drivers to be paid a minimum wage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 8th, 2018

New York Freezes Ride-Sharing Vehicles, Orders Minimum Wage for Uber, Lyft Drivers

The move may result in fewer .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 8th, 2018

New York City Approves Cap On Uber Drivers, Sets Minimum Wage

Update: As previewed earlier, and expected, New York’s city council de.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 8th, 2018

New York City just voted to cap the number of Uber and Lyft drivers and will enforce a minimum wage for drivers

shutterstock/MikeDotta The New York City Council just voted 36-6 to require ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft to pay their drivers minimum wage, and will prohibit .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2018

New York City Votes On Significant Uber Restrictions, Minimum Wage For Drivers

The New York City Council is voting on Wednesday on a series of measures which would significantly harm ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft, after a handful of bills were formally presented to the City Council last Wednesday......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 8th, 2018