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Where $100 buys the most — and least

If you do much traveling for business, or pass through many states on vacation road trips, you’ve probably already noticed that things are cheaper in Ohio than in Illinois, or in New Mexico compared to California. 269 more words


What should really get you mad about Wall Street's overpaid 22-year-olds

The young money is about to get more of it. That’s unlikely to make the Occupy Wall Street crowd happy. But maybe it should.

Goldman Sachs , Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase have announced or are reportedly set to give as much as a 20% raise to their junior bankers. 765 more words


How do you avoid appearing 'difficult' when declining to tell a recruiter your last salary?

Answer by Michael Wolfe, startup founder

People will rarely call you “difficult” because of what you say. It will more typically be because of how you say it. 1,468 more words


Pay problem continues at top private equity firm Apollo

Leon Black, last year’s highest paid private equity executive, isn’t backing away from handing out big pay checks, even if his firm’s performance doesn’t seem to justify it. 644 more words


Would you quit a lucrative job you hate for a lesser paying gig you might like?

Answer by James Liu, founder at BoxCat

I left a six-figure, ex-pat, management position with daily per-diem, paid for apartment, an entire office, and several employees I was in charge of. 1,082 more words