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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

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

Washington, D.C., Votes to Boost Wages for Waiters, Bartenders

Voters in Washington, D.C., cleared the way for the city to more than quadruple the minimum wage for tipped workers to $15 an hour by 2025......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj50 min. ago

Anaheim City Council votes to put "living wage" initiative on its November ballot

After emotional statements from Disneyland worker.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes2 hr. 5 min. ago

Affordability Crisis: Low-Income Workers Can"t Afford A 2-Bedroom Rental Anywhere In America

The National Low Income Housing Coalition’s (NLIHC) annual report, Out of Reach, reveals the striking gap between wages and the price of housing across the United States. The report’s ‘Housing Wage’ is an estimate of wha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 16th, 2018

D.C."s war over restaurant tips will soon go national

The district’s voters will decide Initiative 77, which would raise the minimum wage on tipped employees. Why don’t workers support it?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 16th, 2018

Shake Shack Launches Order Kiosks To Eliminate Minimum Wage Workers

Fast food workers who enthusiastically joined the "fight for $15" are about to get the latest lesson in life's numerous ironies: Shake Shack has become the latest fast food purveyor to launch with order kiosks, which th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 13th, 2018

Honolulu sees negative rent growth for apartments

Rents for two-bedroom apartments in Honolulu fell by 3.9 percent from a year ago, ranking Hawaii’s largest city at No. 99 among the 100 largest cities in the U.S. for year-over-year rent growth, according to a report from Apartment List. The media.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018

What was the US minimum wage the year you were born?

Find the value of the minimum wage in the year you were born......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 9th, 2018

The income needed to afford a median-priced home in every San Francisco Bay Area county

Flickr/Nicholas Raymond A new report details the minimum income needed to qualify for a loan to buy a median-priced home acros.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

St. Peters multifamily development to come online this fall

The first phase of a multifamily development in St. Peters is expected to come online this fall.  The 143-unit luxury apartment development, called PURE St. Peters, will include four three-story buildings and consist mostly of one-bedroom units. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

Designer Kate Spade found dead in Manhattan apartment

Kate Spade, a fashion designer known for her sleek handbags, was found hanged in the bedroom of her Park Avenue apartment Tuesday in an apparent suicide, police said. She was 55. Spade's body was... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 5th, 2018

Banks Pay Out Some of Biggest Settlements in Wage Disputes

Walmart has paid the most to settle lawsuits alleging inadequate worker compensation, but financial-service companies occupy half of the top 12 spots, with banks and insurance companies paying out some of the largest settlements in the past decade......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

Banks Pay Out Some of the Biggest Settlements in Wage Disputes

Walmart has paid the most to settle lawsuits alleging inadequate worker compensation, but financial-service companies occupy half of the top 12 spots, with banks and insurance companies paying out some of the largest settlements in the past decade......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

Disney considering a bump In Florida workers" minimum wage

One union representative told CNN there are some parts of Disney's new contract proposal that won't work for the union......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 4th, 2018

State budget could raise minimum wage

Lawmakers could consider a raise in Pennsylvania's minimum wage in the coming weeks as a part of state budget discussions. Gov. Tom Wolf has proposed an increase to $12 per hour in his proposal, while others are calling for an increase to $15 per h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Disney embraces $15 minimum wage in negotiations with workers - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyDisney embraces $15 minimum wage in negotiations with workersCNNMoneyDisney is embracing the idea of a $15 per hour minimum wage in its latest contract negotiations with unions — b.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 3rd, 2018