'Job Gains Have Slowed Considerably,' Says Economic Policy Institute EconomistUnemployment's sizable decline in July still reflects a slowing economic recovery in the face of the unchecked coronavirus pandemic.
Jobless Claims Drop By 17K From Previous Week In FloridaThe number of people filing new jobless claims in Florida dropped last week by more than 17,500 from the previous week, according to figures released Thursday.
Toy Makers Tout Hot New Toys And Trends At Virtual Toy FairIndustries that use conferences, conventions, and other big in-person events to reveal new products have been forced to find new ways to get those new products in front of people during the pandemic. That includes toys.
'We Know This Is A Recession, But We Don't Want This To Go Into Depression Territory,' Says Economics ProfessorWith the first round of economic stimulus running out, millions of Americans are about to take a massive hit to their household budget.
United States Economy Shrinks By Record 32.9 Percent In Second QuarterThe United States economy endured its worst quarter in recorded history this past spring, brought on by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Miami's Magic City Casino Sues Insurers Over COVID-19 LossesAs similar disputes play out across the country, a Miami casino has filed a lawsuit arguing that insurers should cover financial losses stemming from the facility being shut down because of COVID-19.
Local Law Firm Helping Black-Owned Businesses Bearing Brunt Of Coronavirus PandemicSouth Florida businesses have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, but some harder than others. That is why a local law firm is offering free legal services, specifically to Black-owned businesses, a group being disproportionately affected by the pandemic.
Will You See A Second Stimulus Payment?A second stimulus payment seemed unlikely after the first stimulus led to economic gains but has a good chance now as the virus spikes and recovery stalls.
What Might A Second Stimulus Payment Look Like For You?A second stimulus payment grows more likely by the day, with coronavirus surging and the fate of the economy hanging in the balance.
Macy's Announces Management And Other Staff LayoffsRetailing giant Macy's announced staff reductions today that will affect management and workers across various levels of its organization.
'You Have To Be In It For The Long Haul,' Says Job Search Expert On Finding Work During Economic CrisisThe job market isn't hopeless, and the job seeker isn't helpless... experts give advice on how to find a job during this economic downturn.