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Small payroll tax is best way to cover paid maternity leave

States has the dubious distinction of being the only developed nation not to guarantee its workers paid maternity leave, an issue that President Obama was right to highlight at last month's White House Summit on Working Families.


Related Topix: US News, Personal Finance, Rosa DeLauro, US Politics, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Opinion

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Detroit News

Many over 50 are still saddled with student loans

Lingering student-loan debt - which in recent years has been a drag on the economy as borrowers delay big-ticket purchases such as homes and cars - is beginning to affect millions of people as they head toward retirement.


Related Topix: Englewood, NJ, Personal Finance, Housing


Integrating Globally Distributed Data: A New Approach

The era of Big Data is upon us. The volume, variety and velocity of data now being generated is unprecedented in human history.


Related Topix: Personal Finance


Commentary: Could Your Budget Get Nation Back On Track?

It's been 13 years since Congress and the White House balanced the federal budget.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton

The Mercury

Father's love shapes Goodluck

A SON'S enduring love for his long-lost father will be recognised this week with a special award from a national dads' organisation.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

The Town Talk

Your Mail 7-13-2014: Immigration ... Rex Quondam ... Social Security & Medicare

He refused to sign the Constitution he helped write for two reasons. It did not contain a specific Bill of Rights and created a president that he feared would become an "elected monarch" that he considered worse than the real thing.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Personal Finance, Health, US News, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican

Inside Bay Area

Tammerlin Drummond: Comcast scam a headache

Last month, I got a $442.13 bill from Comcast for Xfinity cable and television service.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Where Federal Law Exempts Same-Sex Couples

More than a year after the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, same-sex married couples are seeing a range of federal laws and benefits that touch married life extended to them, even if they live in states that don't recognize their nuptials.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Wedding, Personal Finance, Life, Veteran Affairs

Daily Herald

UIC notifies ex-students of information breach

Officials have notified former students of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Business Administration that personal information -- including Social Security numbers -- were found on a publicly accessible website from 2002.


Related Topix: University of Illinois Chicago, Personal Finance

Wall Street Journal

Poll finds Millennials Pro-Pot, Anti-Tax, Unsure on BitCoin

What group supports free markets and tax cuts but also likes legal pot, universal health care and Hillary Clinton ? You're looking at your future, America.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Personal Finance

The Motley Fool

Social Security: Baby Boomers Should Beware of This Provision

Are you a baby boomer who has worked for both the public and private sector during your working career? If so, you are probably feeling pretty good about your retirement options, which very likely include a public pension, as well as Social Security.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Pension

National Public Radio

How Private Colleges Are Like Cheap Sushi

In New York City's East Village, there are a number of hole-in-the-wall spots that advertise sushi at 50 percent off.


Related Topix: Non-Profit, Marketing, University of Minnesota, Personal Finance

Clarksville Online

IRS says Avoid Summertime Tax Scams

Ah, summertime! Warm days, rest and recreation anda tax scams. Thieves don't stop victimizing unsuspecting taxpayers with their scams after April 15th.


Related Topix: Tax, Personal Finance, Call, ID

Fri Jul 11, 2014

American Reporter

Market MoverFIXING the Economy Via Social Security Reform

If you get into the game early, you can make your mark on a lot of things. But Vermont boasts a remarkable list of firsts that go far beyond just being the 14th state in the Union .


Related Topix: Vermont, Personal Finance, Prison, Middlebury College

WTOC-TV Savannah

Jesup brother and sister charged in stolen identity, tax fraud scheme

Gregory Allen, 31, and Leisha Allen, 33, brother and sister from Jesup, GA, were arraigned last week on a federal indictment for their alleged roles in a stolen identity and tax fraud scheme operating in Wayne County.


Related Topix: Jesup, GA, Wayne County, GA, Tax, Personal Finance, Prison

Bangor Daily News

Convicted serial rapist who hid in Maine for 34 years sentenced for crimes as a fugitive

A man who was convicted of three brutal rapes in Massachusetts during the late 1970s and then spent more than three decades hiding out in Gorham was sentenced to nearly seven years in prison on Friday for charges tied to his time in Maine.


Related Topix: Maine, Maine Government, Gorham, ME, Prison, Personal Finance


The biggest data breaches of 2014

According to the ID Theft Resource Center, the total number of data breaches in the first half of 2014 - is close to the total number of breaches for all of 2011 .


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Personal Finance, York, PA

Retirement Silver Bullets - #1: MOVE

You've heard that baby boomers, as well as Generations X and Y, are behind on their retirement savings, right? These demographics are regularly bludgeoned in the media and by the financial industry's marketing machine for their negligence in saving for the future.


Related Topix: Marketing, Home Listing, Home, Personal Finance, Financial Services

York Press

Joint fight against beggars in York

Sgt Andy Godfrey, Richard Whittaker of Salvation Army, Cllr Tracey Simpson-Laing and PCSO Colin Martin, at the start of a Begging initiative, pictured on Coney Street.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Easley Progress

Mulvaney: Social Security will go broke in 28 years

This is a list of new federal regulations that could add more than $10,000 to the cost of an automobile.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mick Mulvaney, University of South Carolina Union, Medicare