Workers: Expect Higher Salaries and More Perks in 2022
Employee Benefits

Workers: Expect Higher Salaries and More Perks in 2022

The pandemic economy, the “Great Resignation” and inflation are motivating companies to raise wages and find ways to increase employee satisfaction.
November 4, 2021
Vote to Reinsert $15 Minimum Wage in Stimulus Bill Fails
Politics

Vote to Reinsert $15 Minimum Wage in Stimulus Bill Fails

Led by Sen. Bernie Sanders, the effort to get the $15 minimum wage provisions back into President Biden's COVID-Relief package falls short in the Sena…
March 5, 2021
$15 Minimum Wage Won't Be in Final Stimulus Bill
Politics

$15 Minimum Wage Won't Be in Final Stimulus Bill

The Senate Parliamentarian says minimum wage provisions aren't allowed in the budget reconciliation bill containing COVID-relief measures.
February 26, 2021
Minimum Wage Update: Republican Senators Offer $10 Minimum Wage Plan
Politics

Minimum Wage Update: Republican Senators Offer $10 Minimum Wage Plan

Senators Mitt Romney and Tom Cotton propose an alternative to the $15 minimum wage plan pushed by Democrats.
February 23, 2021
Don't Count on a Bonus or Recapturing Last Year's Pay Cut – Budget Around It Instead
Business Executives

Don't Count on a Bonus or Recapturing Last Year's Pay Cut – Budget Around It Instead

If you are worried that your executive compensation may not meet your expectations in 2021, it’s best to prepare for the worst now. Here’s how.
February 11, 2021

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Congress Moves Forward with Minimum Wage Increase
Politics

Congress Moves Forward with Minimum Wage Increase

Despite questionable support, House Democrats still plan to include a $15 minimum wage provision in the budget reconciliation bill.
February 10, 2021
Will Biden's $15 Minimum Wage Proposal Survive?
Politics

Will Biden's $15 Minimum Wage Proposal Survive?

Even President Biden doesn't think his proposed minimum wage increase will reach the finish line.
February 7, 2021
Biden Proposes $15 Minimum Wage
Politics

Biden Proposes $15 Minimum Wage

As part of his $1.9 trillion economic stimulus package, President Biden proposed an increase in the federal minimum wage.
January 22, 2021
Navigating a No-Bonus Terrain
salaries

Navigating a No-Bonus Terrain

Six tips to keep your finances on track when the bonus you usually look forward to won’t be coming this year.
July 13, 2020