Household Income Approaches Prerecession LevelMedian household income in Florida has returned to the same range as it was before the recession.
Despite Job Gains, State Unemployment Rate Edged Up In MarchFlorida's jobless rate went up slightly in March.
Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad HabitsAs the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
Florida's Consumer Spending Growth Lags Behind NationThree years after the Great Recession, spending in Florida lags behind most other states, according to U.S. Bureau Economic Analysis data released Thursday.
May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession LevelsGood weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
How To Get The Job You WantThe job market has still not fully recovered from the Great Recession. It can feel like no one’s hiring. So how do you get the job you want? Not through resumes and not through online listings, according to an award-winning career coach.
Wall Street Recovers As Workers Are Left BehindCharles Dickens’ famous line, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” succinctly sums up the difference between workers and corporations as 2014 begins.
More Than 1 Million May Lose Extended Unemployment Benefits In DecemberMore than a million people may lose their unemployment insurance in just a few weeks if Congress fails to extend a Great Recession program that increased the number of weeks for which unemployed workers qualify.
If Debt Default Deadline Hits, Then What?As the Republican-led government shutdown continues, the approaching debt limit and a possible debt default continues to grow larger on the horizon.
Initial Unemployment Claims Decline
Wall Street Rally Derailed By Slumping Consumer Confidence In our consumer-based economy, when shoppers feel like spending, business gets a boost.
Full-Time Jobs Elusive As Unemployment Drops To 7.7 PercentThe latest jobs numbers gives hope to workers, employers, and the government that the Great Recession and jobs crisis may be slowly starting to retreat permanently.
Congress Appears Ready To Let Sequester HitHundreds of thousands of jobs across America, including many in the Sunshine State, hang in the balance as Congress refuses to consider any compromise deal to avert the cuts contained in the sequester.
Miami-based Reality Show Mixes Glamour, Job Advice From Top Recruiters“Top Recruiter: The Competition”, a reality show based in Miami, has its finger on the pulse of Miami’s struggles: joblessness.
Florida Tops Nation In Foreclosures In Sept.Foreclosures have crippled the South Florida home market since the Great Recession hit and while the rest of the nation has started to show improvement, Florida continues to struggle to recover from the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression.