Single women are losing in today’s economy

single womenLife is more expensive when you’re single, extremely if you’re a woman.

Sometimes it feels as if everyone is pushing maids to get married — even the Us administration.

While more millennials are adjourning or …

The Role of Remittances to Venezuela

Remittances to Venezuela
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) defines remittances as “money transfers from citizens working abroad” as a contribution to the household income of their families in their home countries. The IMF sees remittances as a “lifeline for development,” especially in impoverished …

Pandemic-era mortgage deals are over

Worried homebuyers look at bills.Concerned homebuyers looking over bills.

The norm U.S. fixed exchange rate for a 30 -year mortgage rose to 3.69% — close to pre-pandemic proportions. That means residence affordability will fall even further. A Freddie Mac economist says it’s …

2 reasons Americans just dove into credit card debt faster than they have in 22 years

woman holds credit cardSavings from stimulus checks may explain why people are buying homes and vehicles despite rising prices.

Americans’ credit cards matches spiked $52 billion in the last three months of 2021. Inflation is partially responsible, conjure the cost of …

Meet a pre-K teacher who lost her job and lived on $1,000 a month from a basic-income program for Black mothers in Mississippi: ‘I didn’t know how I was going to make ends meet’

Mother and her two daughtersPrograms like Magnolia specifically target groups of beings more likely to face monetary hardship.

In 2020 and 2021, Tamara Ware received $ 1,000 a few months from a basic-income program. The platform added monthly funds to 100 low-income …

India poised to be key hub of the global creator economy, says Trell Co-founder at Creators Inc conference

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When you are tuned in to the keynote address to the YourStory Creators Inc conference 2022, and the massive leaps being taken by the creator economy, you perhaps don’t expect a Shah Rukh Khan anecdote, especially one that is played …

In many states, workers still earn only $7.25 an hour. If we want to fix the ‘labor shortage,’ it should start with raising wages.

minimum wage protestFast food workers and activists display outside McDonald’s downtown flagship eatery on July 31, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.

Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures and the cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast. …

Most American homeowners are ‘house poor’ — and 40% of them have taken second jobs to afford a mortgage, survey says

Stressed man and crying childIn addition to more undertakings, parties have been leasing out their homes and drawing from savings account to pay their bills.

A new questionnaire are demonstrating that nearly half of homeowners with mortgages have gotten second full-time undertakings. Homeowners …

Elon Musk and Elizabeth Warren have traded criticisms over taxing the ultra-wealthy. Here are some of the most heated exchanges between the billionaire and the senator.

Senator Elizabeth Warren, Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Elon Musk, the richest follower in the world countries, doesn’t held up on Twitter in his exchanges with legislators. Recently, Musk has been targeting Democratic senators …

The truth behind the Great Resignation: Americans are sick of low-paying, dangerous jobs and they’re fighting for better

Now Hiring Sign FloridaA Now Hiring sign hangs near the entrance to a Winn-Dixie Supermarket on September 21, 2021 in Hallandale, Florida.

Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures and cohost of the "Pitchfork Economics" podcast.
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A Los Angeles restaurant shut on Thanksgiving after workers didn’t show up, as hospitality staff continue resigning from the industry in droves

Boston MarketA Boston Market restaurant in San Francisco, California. Staff at one of the chain’s eateries in Los Angeles didn’t reveal on Thanksgiving, reports say.

A Boston Market eatery in LA shut on Thanksgiving after organization didn’t …

Investor Chris Sacca: ‘Sheer economics’ driving climate tech frenzy

Investor Chris Sacca: 'Sheer economics' driving climate tech frenzy

‘The math is so much clearer that using the sunbathe to supremacy our economy is much cheaper’

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Climate tech fund stops coming fastest and most fierce: We’ve …

Economic aid during the pandemic got many Americans’ backs off the wall for the first time in years – and they’re not going back against it without a fight

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Data is demonstrating that unemployment and stimulus checks weren’t actively saving people from requiring direct. But that’s not to say the money didn’t have a significant and ongoing influence on the labour market. For numerous Americans, …

Meet a 24-year-old who quit 2 jobs during the pandemic as millions of American workers flex newfound power: ‘People are learning to respect that leap of faith’

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Brandon Holland, a 24 -year-old living in southern California, discontinue two jobs during the pandemic. He participates millions of Americans trenching their jobs for better remuneration, necessities, and job expectations. Holland is now striving a long-term career. …

Sen. Joe Manchin is demanding Biden’s child tax credit come with a work requirement and income cap around $60,000, report says

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks at a news conference outside of his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va ., speaks at a news conference outside of his office on Capitol hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021.

Sen. Joe Manchin wants the child tax credit to cover family income around …

Joe Manchin blasts ‘out-of-stater’ Bernie Sanders over infrastructure op-ed in West Virginia newspaper

Joe manchin Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia.

Manchin blared Bernie Sanders for writing an op-ed in a W.Va. newspaper over the reconciliation bill. Sanders detailed the investments that the bill could furnish and called out Manchin as …

American farmers are losing export sales as over two-thirds of containers leave California ports empty to rush back to Asia for reloading

A farmer milking a cow. A farmer milking a moo-cow.

A sketch knew 22% of foreign agriculture marketings have been lost due to transportation issues. Ship bounce smaller US ports, leaving with empty receptacles after clearing the logjam to rush back to …

A car dealership CEO says he cut staff by 17%. Now employees are ‘happier’ and selling twice as many cars.

Toyota car dealership Toyota Camry gondolas are learnt at a vehicle dealership in San Jose, California, United District on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

Large gondola dealerships are doing fine after big-hearted layoffs in 2020, The Wall street

Ultra-wealthy Americans want you to think their philanthropy will change the world. They should just pay their taxes instead.

bill gates philanthropy Author Anand Giridharadas says humanitarian generate is a’ smokescreen’ for the ultra-wealthy.

Paul Constant is a scribe at Civic Ventures and cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast. In a recent episode, writer Anand Giridharadas …