Making More, and Spending More

Personal income increased $60.3 billion (0.3 percent) in August according to estimates recently released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Disposable personal income (DPI) increased $51.4 billion (0.3 percent) and personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $46.4 billion (0.3 percent).

Real DPI increased 0.2…

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Women Love Their Side Hustles, According to Survey

A new survey of more than 1,000 women with side hustles reveals that the top three reasons women choose independent work are: flexibility (44 percent), income (38 percent) and entrepreneurship (25 percent).

Commissioned by baby gear rental service and marketplace BabyQuip , apparel company Ruby Ribbon and babysitter app and…

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How Long Do You Take for Lunch?

The lunch “hour” may be a concept of the past, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests.

More than half of workers (56 percent) said their typical lunch break lasts 30 minutes or less. Among professionals in the 28 U.S. cities surveyed, those in San Francisco, Los Angeles and…

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American Income Increases – How It Breaks Down

Americans are making more money these days, but they’re also spending more.

Personal income increased $54.8 billion (0.3 percent) in July according to estimates released by the government’s Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Disposable personal income (DPI, or after-tax income) increased $52.5 billion (0.3…

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