For the past few months, the news has been covering the issue of raising the minimum wage to support the people have a sustainable livelihood. The… 146 more words
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The United States imported the concept of tipping service workers from Europe, but that hasn’t stopped America from making the practice its own. Americans tip more than any other nations’ citizens, according to tipping expert Michael Lynn of Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. 861 more words
68% of New Mexicans support raising the state’s $7.50 minimum wage, according to a new poll published by the Albuquerque Journal.
Notably, a clear majority – 65% – support a minimum wage higher than that Governor Martinez said was right for New Mexico. 38 more words
The Philippines is seeing unprecedented growth during these recent years. And while our country’s continued performance should mean a better quality of life for most of us, many are still stuck doing minimum-wage jobs and living from paycheck to paycheck, which makes frugality and saving the least of their priorities, however important they may be. 356 more words