The longest economic expansion brought confidence for some, insecurity for others.
As Uber prepares to prove its California drivers are independent contractors, it says it's giving them more independence.
How We Shop
One retiree earns a little extra with a shopping app.
Government shutdown 2019
Lila Johnson is still paying back the money she borrowed last shutdown.
Lyft says it’s a more equitable way to give out bonuses for rides, but some drivers say it’s eating into their profits.
Advocates say it will provide vital benefits to misclassified workers. But drivers, nail technicians and other gig workers don't want to endanger their ability to set their own hours.
Estimates of the size of the workforce depend on how freelance or "independent contractor" work is defined.
A bill that could force companies to reclassify workers as employees looks poised to win approval this week.
Marketplace listeners share their thoughts on how a recession would affect them.
The Big Book
The rise of rideshare company Uber was meteoric. And so was its fall.