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  • This Is What Your Co-Worker Earns

    This Is What Your Co-Worker Earns

    For many employees, discussing pay with co-workers is something you just don't do, in part because employers -- especially smaller ones -- frown upon sharing such details. But no longer. As The Wall Street Journal reports, a small but growing number of private-sector firms are letting employees in on company... Continue Reading

  • How Discretionary Income Changes During A Lifetime [Infographic]

    How Discretionary Income Changes During A Lifetime [Infographic]

    Ahhh, discretionary income. What most Americans wouldn't do to have more of it. It's the amount of money we have left over after paying for life's necessities -- food, clothing, shelter -- that goes toward buying fun stuff, such as iPads, vacations, jewelry or new cars, and more serious things, such as health... Continue Reading