States are also offering expanded tax credits.
If an agreement wasn't reached before a Dec. 9 deadline, the unions threatened to strike -- which would have devastating effects on the U.S. economy.
With inflation running near the highest level in 40 years, Republican and Democratic leaders in some states are offering stimulus payments to residents.
The first lady spent Monday afternoon in Chicago and the suburbs to highlight the Biden-Harris Administration's push to strengthen the economy and build pathways to jobs through apprenticeships, career-connected learning and community colleges.
Consumer inflation reached 7.7% in October from a year earlier and 0.4% from September, the Labor Department said Thursday.
The Fed’s move raised its key short-term rate to a range of 3.75% to 4%, its highest level in 15 years.
From free turkeys to major discounts, grocery stores are prepping for a Thanksgiving set against surging inflation.
The company suggests being aware of tank levels and not 'panic buying' fuel.
More than 64 million Americans collecting Social Security will receive the bigger payments beginning in January, the administration said.
After a two-year hiatus, the Discover Boating Chicago Boat Show is returning to McCormick Place.
The changes are meant to help Americans whose earnings haven’t kept up with the increased cost of living.
President Joe Biden will announce the release of 15 million barrels of oil from the U.S. strategic reserve Wednesday as part of a response to recent production cuts announced by OPEC+ nations.
The Social Security cost-of-living adjustment means the average recipient will receive more than $140 a month starting in January.
Consumer prices rose 8.2% in September compared with a year earlier.
Roughly 70 million Americans are likely to see a notable boost in their monthly checks. Here’s what to know ahead of the expected COLA increase announcement this week.
The wedding experts at Zola.com (http://zola.com/) said they’ve seen the number of couples asking for housing-related funds double since 2019.
The average price of butter in August jumped 24.6% compared to a year ago, U.S. labor statistics show. Here’s what is driving the increase.
Home prices have already declined 5% from their May peak.
The Fed’s move boosted its benchmark short-term rate, which affects many consumer and business loans, to a range of 3% to 3.25%, the highest level since early 2008.
After two years of record high sales, data shows the housing market is starting to cool down.