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The final insult for desperate job seekers: Employers doing credit checks

by Jacob Passy, MarketWatch

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A new working paper demonstrates how pre-employment credit screenings perpetuate the ‘poverty trap.’ Read More ›

Starbucks, others must pay California workers for off the clock tasks

by Daniel Wiessner, Reuters

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The court said that under California law, workers must generally be paid for any time they are required to be on their employers’ premises. Read More ›