Jan 14, 2014 For one woman looking for work, unemployment benefits kept certain career options. With Congress not extending benefits, a new plan is in order.
Jan 10, 2014 The U.S. economy added only 74,000 jobs in December, way below most economists' predictions. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.7 percent.
Jan 7, 2014 A deal to reinstate unemployment insurance is working its way through Congress, but would it mean that people on unemployment would just take a few months longer to find a job?
Jan 7, 2014 Despite today's vote, Washington gridlock has led to creative accounting on Capitol Hill.
Jan 2, 2014 The stock markets saw huge gains last year, but are investors just on a sugar high?
Dec 31, 2013 As we close out the year, we say goodbye to industry-changing successes like "Breaking Bad" and to new products no one wanted, like Watermelon Oreos.
Dec 27, 2013 For 1.3 million Americans, long-term federal unemployment benefits expire this weekend.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Dec 27, 2013 We're joined by three journalists to talk about some of the biggest news stories of 2013 that affected our wallets.
Dec 26, 2013 Southwest is hiring hundreds of flight attendants and thousands have applied for the jobs.
Dec 24, 2013 Global retailers, labor groups, and the Bangladeshi government have set aside $40 million for victims of the Rana Plaza collapse.