Articles on Minimum Wage

What accounts for the salary difference between being an employee or a CEO?

A lot of people would say it’s attributed to the fact that a CEO worked harder to get where he or she is. Others, would […]

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There’s such a thing as a “free” lunch in France!

Just an interesting tidbit I thought I’d share about tickets repas in France and Belgium. WHAT THE HECK ARE TICKETS REPAS? They are meal tickets (kind of […]

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You can get more money if you’re unemployed in France than if you work minimum wage

Heard on the French radio the other day (Les Grosses Têtes) that a guy did some research between a family that was unemployed (neither parent […]

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No skill jobs are the worst on all fronts, not just in pay

Low-paying, minimum wage jobs which a large percentage of people who work in hate with a passion, are also low-skilled jobs that aren’t required to have […]

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Is raising minimum wages the answer?

I was reading an article from The Economist in favour of raising minimum wages in the U.S. that compares how other countries do it versus […]

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The Poor versus The Rich: Spending Habits

Poor versus the Middle Class and the Rich infographic. It goes without saying that 5% of a budget varies greatly, so here are some numbers […]

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