Hefty COBRA health insurance premiums squeeze unemployment checks, but there are other options.
A sector-by-sector look at the job losses of last year.
The federal 'income-based repayment' plan and free online courses are options.
A new report from the Department of Labor reveals sobering statistics—unless you live in California.
The odds are good that despite the recession, you won't lose your job.
U.S. employers cut more than a half-million jobs last month.
Employers shed half a million jobs last month, sending jobless rate to its highest level in 15 years.
November saw the largest monthly job loss total since 1974. How has the weak job market affected you?
The telecom firm will cut 4 percent of its workforce, on top of an earlier cut in April
How we got here, and what we need to do—now—to start to turn this crisis around.