Money

Wrongful Conviction Compensation Payouts Are Wildly Uneven (and Often Grossly Unfair)

Many states don’t even have compensation laws, and for those that do, it can be a long, grueling process to actually get the money

Will COVID-19 Finally Inspire Paid Sick Leave for All Workers?

Only in America does your boss decide if you get to help prevent the spread of a pandemic. What will it take for that to change?

Can You Have Too Many Credit Cards? The Big Myth About Your Credit Score

It all depends how you’re using them

More Hours for Less Money: The Bleak, Grueling Reality of a COVID Pay Cut

Workers with slashed pay are losing hope of their careers rebounding — and as these cuts likely herald another era of wage decline, things will only get worse