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Highest Paying Jobs

15 companies in Chicago this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy

Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in Chicago and surrounding areas. 

Highest Paying Jobs

15 companies in Los Angeles this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy

Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.

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Survey: This is the best city to raise your family in this year

While obviously not perfect, the findings will hopefully give people a sense of the areas that offer the greatest opportunity to raise a family.

Highest Paying Jobs

These are the 15 cities with the most $100K+ jobs in September 2018

Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs in September using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

Highest Paying Jobs

15 companies in New York City this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy

Using data from its continuously updated database of jobs, Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in New York.

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Survey: This is the best city to buy a house in this year

New research from WalletHub details the best (and worst) cities to buy a house in 2018 – and Texas dominated the Top 10.

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Survey: This city has the most employees who think they aren’t paid enough

New research from global staffing firm Robert Half shows that this American city with the most employees who think they are "underpaid" at work.

Career Change

The best cities to start your career in each state

You don’t need to move to the Big Apple or to LA to be successful. Sometimes the lesser-known cities can create the biggest positive impact on your career.

Mental Health

3 ways city living increases your anxiety

Research reveals the stress of city living is more than just a daily annoyance — it significantly impacts a person’s mental health.

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Survey: This is the best city to retire in this year

New WalletHub data shows that Orlando, Florida is the best city to retire in this year, with a "total score" of 60.09 out of 100.

Highest Paying Jobs

15 companies in New York right now hiring for $100K positions like crazy

Using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs, Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in New York and surrounding areas including New Jersey. 

Personal Finance

The cities in America with the highest (and lowest) income inequality

We don’t all make the same. There are areas of the country that are more equal than others. These are the 10 cities with the highest income inequality.

Personal Finance

Where seniors are most housing cost-burdened

Across the 100 cities we analyzed, seniors who rent were over twice as likely to be housing cost-burdened as senior homeowners.

Cities

5 American towns that will pay you to move there

If you’re looking for a career, some fast cash and a solid place to live, check out one of these five midwestern towns that will pay you to move there.

Highest Paying Jobs

These are the 15 cities with the most $100K+ jobs in August 2018

Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs in August using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

Personal Finance

These maps show where Americans struggle to afford a home

Home-owning burdens are significantly more prevalent on the coasts as compared to the Midwest and the South, and in particular California and the Northeast.

Cities

These are the best (and worst) big cities to reside in this year

Home may be where the heart is, but where you live matters as well.

Jobs

These are the worst job markets for 2018

When it comes to finding a decent, well-paying job, you may want to avoid these cities. These areas have the bleakest outlook on employment.

Stress

These are the 10 most stressed cities in the U.S.

But where you live may be making it even worse.  WalletHub compared over 180 cities across 37 key metrics including average weekly work hours to debt load, crime rates, average hours of sleep per night to divorce and suicide rates. Here are the results of their findings.

Job search

Candidates reveal some of the worst interview questions they’ve been asked

New research shows that some job applicants are hearing the wrong kinds of questions during interviews and what day most people apply for jobs.

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Survey: Driving is the worst in this American city in 2018

Research has found that adding 20 minutes to your commute is like receiving a 19% pay cut. Driving in these cities definitely won't make it any easier.

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Survey: The cities with the most employees who would jump ship for a higher salary

The cities with the most employees willing to leave their job for more money and the other top reasons people would "most likely" leave.

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These are the 10 cities where a $100K salary is considered low

Between housing costs, taxes and childcare that paycheck will go very fast in these 10 cities.

Work-Life Balance

Survey: This is the best city for recreation this year

WalletHub took a look at "the 100 most populated U.S. cities" in terms of four factors: "Costs," "Weather," "Quality of Parks" and "Entertainment & Recreational Facilities."

Travel

Here’s how to make Wednesday, July 4 a mini-vacation

We have the lowdown on how to celebrate July 4 if you can’t spare any vacation days. It’s all about staycation day trips and, of course, fireworks.