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Activists say J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Have a Big Gender Gap Problem

Call it too big to pay fair.

A group of investors are targeting the nation’s largest banks, pushing for a break up of Wall Street’s boy’s club. 245 more words


Here's Why You Can Get Paid Too Much

Overpaid employees are in a sense, prisoners.

That’s according to a survey titled “Actively Disengaged and Staying” from consulting firm Aon Hewitt, which polled some 500,000 workers. 228 more words


LinkedIn's New Tool Lets You Compare Your Salary to Others

LinkedIn wants to help its users compare their salaries to their professional peers.

On Wednesday, the social network for the professional opened up access to its new salary tool to its users in the U.S., U.K., and Canada. 586 more words


Americans Would Take an 8% Pay Cut if They Could Work From Home

If you would take a pay cut for the option to work at home, you aren’t alone.

Workers, on average, are willing to take an 8% pay cut if they could work from home, according to a… 322 more words


The Best Colleges for Your Money

If you (or your offspring) applied to Harvard or Princeton but didn’t get in, cheer up. According to PayScale’s 2016 College Salary Report, degrees from plenty of other colleges pay better anyway. 287 more words


Even For Mobsters Getting A College Degree Pays Off

Education is good for your paycheck—even if you’re a mobster.

That’s the finding of research by a British university, which focused on the education levels of members of the Italian-American mafia between the 1930s and 1960s. 423 more words


How One Woman Negotiated a Nearly $20,000 Pay Increase

Clare Klemmer is not lacking in confidence. The 26-year-old New Yorker is exuberant, self-assured, and funny—until it comes to asking her employer for more money. Her financial shyness puts her smack in the majority of professional women who… 591 more words