My Budget 360 http://www.mybudget360.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:20:44 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 A trend to working fewer hours and low wage labor: Is America looking at becoming a low wage nation in a race to the bottom? 1 out of 4 people working are in jobs paying $10 an hour or less. http://www.mybudget360.com/trend-low-wage-labor-average-weekly-hours-worked/ http://www.mybudget360.com/trend-low-wage-labor-average-weekly-hours-worked/#comments Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:20:44 +0000 http://www.mybudget360.com/?p=5728 http://www.mybudget360.com/trend-low-wage-labor-average-weekly-hours-worked/feed/ 0 Inflation where it matters: Close to 50 percent of Americans indicate spending more on groceries and fuel this summer. Nearly one third indicate more spending on rent and mortgage payments. http://www.mybudget360.com/inflation-where-it-matters-inflation-2014-data-inflation-items/ http://www.mybudget360.com/inflation-where-it-matters-inflation-2014-data-inflation-items/#comments Sat, 19 Jul 2014 07:40:39 +0000 http://www.mybudget360.com/?p=5725 http://www.mybudget360.com/inflation-where-it-matters-inflation-2014-data-inflation-items/feed/ 2 We are absolutely in a stock market bubble: corporate equity valuations now higher than peak reached in 2007. Crestmont P/E of 26.3 is 90 percent above its average of 13.9. http://www.mybudget360.com/stock-market-in-bubble-cynk-pe-valuations-at-record-levels/ http://www.mybudget360.com/stock-market-in-bubble-cynk-pe-valuations-at-record-levels/#comments Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:56:13 +0000 http://www.mybudget360.com/?p=5720 http://www.mybudget360.com/stock-market-in-bubble-cynk-pe-valuations-at-record-levels/feed/ 0 How the US is creating a low wage workforce: Foreign born workers earn 79.9 percent compared to native born workers. http://www.mybudget360.com/foreign-born-us-workers-wages-h1b-salary/ http://www.mybudget360.com/foreign-born-us-workers-wages-h1b-salary/#comments Sun, 13 Jul 2014 06:13:27 +0000 http://www.mybudget360.com/?p=5713 http://www.mybudget360.com/foreign-born-us-workers-wages-h1b-salary/feed/ 2 The Red Queen’s Race in pay raises: Record number of employed US workers report no change in wages or salary. Stagnant wages and inflation eating away at purchasing power. http://www.mybudget360.com/wage-rigidity-pay-raises-us-inflation-income-purchasing-power/ http://www.mybudget360.com/wage-rigidity-pay-raises-us-inflation-income-purchasing-power/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:48:39 +0000 http://www.mybudget360.com/?p=5708 http://www.mybudget360.com/wage-rigidity-pay-raises-us-inflation-income-purchasing-power/feed/ 0