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Struggling in NJ — 52 percent of all workers earn less than $20 an hour

NJ residents living above the federal poverty line are still below the basic cost of living for housing, food and child care.

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Wall Street going like gangbusters, but your livelihood could still be on the line

Kamen stressed when it comes to the stock market, “people have to constantly be thinking about how they fit into this ever-evolving economy.”

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Cashier rings up a sale. Economists have sharply cut their growth forecasts for the April-June quarter and 2014, though they remain optimistic that the economy will rebound from a dismal first quarter. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
Cashier rings up a sale. Economists have sharply cut their growth forecasts for the April-June quarter and 2014, though they remain optimistic that the economy will rebound from a dismal first quarter. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
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Economists see business in NJ growing in 2017, but slowly

Gov. Chris Christie says there are good things happening with New Jersey's economy. Is he right?

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People hold signs and chant slogans in front of a McDonald's during a rally supporting a $15-an-hour minimum wage in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. Fast-food cooks and cashiers are striking today, joining home care and other workers in pressing for a more livable wage. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
People hold signs in front of a McDonald's during a rally supporting a $15-an-hour minimum wage in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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NJ’s minimum wage going up in 2017 … but not by much

Lawmakers hold off on the $15 minimum wage idea.

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Thirty-somethings of today have it harder than their parents, NJ economist says

Is the American Dream becoming more and more out of reach?

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Looking for a new job in NJ? Here are the 198 credentials employers look for

Looking for a job? New Jersey wants to help you get the training you need to succeed.

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Exploitative ‘underground’ construction driving down NJ wages, unions say

The underground construction economy is a growing problem in New Jersey.

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Lowering your taxable income after that big raise

Q. I got a big raise, and I’m afraid it will put me into a higher tax bracket. What can I do to lower my taxable income?

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NJ school holidays just another challenge for working parents

A study released last month found that New Jersey parents on average spend $17,868 a year on child care.

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Do you like your boss? Most NJ workers do

A new survey from Accountemps takes a look at the relationship between employees and their bosses.

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