Income is down, raises are small and we don't even think our bosses are being fair in how they compensate us.
When we're even overspending on bargains, it's time to dig deep for smart spending at an expensive time for parents.
A survey of college students shows 44% expect to still be paying off their student loans as retirement approaches.
Being 50 and still owing money on your college student loans is no nightmare scenario, but a sad expectation for potentially millions of Americans.
Half of all younger U.S. workers don't know their job schedules a few days in advance, a University of Chicago study says.
Banks netted $27 per family from swipe fees as parents rushed to get kids' school supplies for the fall semester.
Bank profit margins on swipe fees can be as high as 10,000%, while the retailer might get 2% and we get higher prices.
September is when these stubborn and frankly ugly brown bugs invade American homes looking to escape the colder weather, so now is the time take action.
That number rises the further you slide down the income scale, too, with 44% Americans earning less than $30,000 a year having more debt than savings.
Fierce finds nearly half of women rejecting that 'having it all' is possible and about 20% taking lower-paying jobs to improve their work/life balance.