Working & The Economy

Amateurs? College athletes make money for everyone but themselves | Opinion

As March Madness winds up, a sports scholar examines new information that shows how college athletes make money for their schools, coaches and corporations – but not themselves.

It’s time to make childcare affordable for everyone – not just a select few...

Childcare, especially for infants, is an integral part of early childhood development.

How cash assistance for disabled Pennsylvanians was eliminated in 2012 — and could be...

Michael Froehlich remembers being at his computer on a Tuesday morning in February 2012, anxiously waiting to see what the Department of Public Welfare's budget would look like.That would seem odd for the average...

Feds’ weak plan reinforces need for Wolf action to help 275K more Pennsylvanians get...

Pennsylvanians can, and will, do better thanks to Wolf’s increase in the overtime threshold.

These are the top 5 most — and least — financially literate states in...

Do you have money tucked away for a rainy day? Have you cultivated sustainable spending habits? Or do you find yourself borrowing money to make it to the next paycheck?Those were among the metrics...

‘The need is really there:’ In rural Dauphin County, Gov. Wolf pitches his infrastructure...

MILLERSBURG, Pa. -- At the Colonnade Theater on Center Street, there's Goose Island and Rolling Rock on tap. There are burgers on the menu in the snack bar. And this weekend, Disney's live action...

Great fathers aren’t born, they’re made. And this Harrisburg pastor is helping them on...

Fatherhood can be daunting under the best of circumstances. A pastor named Jayson Davenport is helping Harrisburg's men find their way down that path.

Why pay transparency alone won’t eliminate the persistent wage gap between men and women...

Companies can resolve to do something about pay inequity - either with or without pay transparency. Transparency without management action tends to just annoy the lower-paid employees.

Equal Pay Day: Here’s how Pa.’s gender pay gap stacks up to the rest...

According to Census data, the median income for a woman working full-time is 80 percent of that earned by a man.

It’s Equal Pay Day. Here’s how Pa. lawmakers want to close the gender wage...

April 2 marks Equal Pay Day in the United States, an occasion that calls attention to the fact that women in America earn less on average than men.According to the National Committee on Pay...