Recent reports show that one-third of the workforce are freelancers. By 2020, that number is expected to jump to half of the workforce. And freelancers rarely get health insurance or retirement benefits. What should you do if you don't work the traditional 9-to-5? We'll be tackling it on next week's episode of Marketplace Money, so send us those questions!
On Valentine's Day week, we dip into the archives to bring back a few stories of when love and money intersect:
And the big news around the Twittersphere this week was how winter storms is shutting down the southeast U.S. We asked what people were doing to prepare:
— Princess Small (@Prinny_Small) February 13, 2014
— frisbeemcjingle (@frisbeemcjingle) February 13, 2014
Never understood people in the South who clear grocery shelves & act like world is ending. It usually warms up in a few days. @LiveMoney
— Sara G (@SaraOnTheGo) February 13, 2014
— akashagrrl (@akashagrrl) February 13, 2014
Who knew you needed to be snowed in to drink wine and binge-watch Netflix?