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Ikea to Significantly Expand Paid Parental Leave; Some U.S. Employees Will Be Eligible for Up to 4 Months

Ikea is significantly expanding paid parental leave to up to four months for U.S. employees.

Starting January 1, workers who have been with the company for a year will get six weeks of leave at full pay, followed by six weeks at half pay. 127 more words


Netflix Will Start Allowing Members to Download Movies, TV Shows for Offline Viewing

Netflix announced on Wednesday members now have the option to download movies and shows to watch offline later. This means you can finally watch the new season of Stranger Things and Bloodline while on a flight or stuck in the subway. 260 more words


Amazon Unveils Cyber Monday Specials; Deals Include 50-Inch TV for $145

Black Friday sales are still going on, but Amazon has unveiled some of its deals for Cyber Monday.

The online retailer will roll out more than 75,000 sales starting Monday and throughout the week on a variety of products, including toys, electronics, video games and books. 191 more words

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Black Friday: Here's When Target, Wal-Mart, Best Buy, Other Major Stores Will Open

As Black Friday draws closer, stores are releasing their plans for the most frenzied day of the holiday shopping season. Here’s a look at the schedules released by major retailers so far. 443 more words

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Who Needs A Christmas Club?

Who needs a Christmas Club?

We think everyone needs a Christmas Club! Even if saving for Christmas isn’t a priority for you, we have found that most people are saving for some long term goal. 200 more words

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