Jun 1, 2012 May's job data, which comes out today, could help determine whether the Federal Reserve pumps more money into the U.S. economy.
Jun 4, 2012 Newly unemployed, a newcomer to the search for work talks about his next steps.
Jun 1, 2012 More long-term unemployed workers turn to food stamps and other government programs.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 31, 2012 A study this morning from job outplacement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas found layoffs rose in May to their highest level in eight months.
May 31, 2012 The U.S. economy added less jobs than expected in May. At the same time, the number of workers filing for unemployment benefits rose, and the number of planned layoffs in hit an eight month high.
May 31, 2012 Location, location, location. Economist Enrico Moretti says in his new book that it's more important than ever to move to areas with highly educated workers in order to find employment.
May 30, 2012 There are 12-step programs for things that hold us back in life: alcohol, eating. What about not living up to our paycheck potential?
May 29, 2012 Housing prices in March were up a tiny bit from the month before, but it is the first time in seven months that the data hasn't shown a decline.
May 25, 2012 Some point to the Facebook stock flop as sign of a slowing tech sector. Meanwhile, employment growth for unskilled workers in the U.S. remains stalled.