Job Unemployment Rates

Planet Money, one of my favorite NPR programs, just posted a list of the occupations with the highest and lowest unemployment rates. The lowest unemployment rate was shared by four different roles with only 0.4% while the highest unemployment rate was 36% for “helpers, construction trades.”

A full third of those who identify with that job are without work… that’s pretty scary.

(Click to continue reading…)


Understand the Banking Crisis in 59 Minutes

Foreclosure SignAre you confused about what the deal is with all this bad bank stuff? Not really understanding why exactly our financial system is in shambles? Do you have 59 minutes? Invest an hour listening to This American Life from Chicago Public Radio’s episode #375 Bad Bank (or read the transcript, but the show is more entertaining) and I guarantee you’ll come away with a better understanding of a large portion of the current banking crisis.

(Click to continue reading…)

Advertising Disclosure: Bargaineering may be compensated in exchange for featured placement of certain sponsored products and services, or your clicking on links posted on this website.
About | Contact Me | Privacy Policy/Your California Privacy Rights | Terms of Use | Press
Copyright © 2016 by All rights reserved.