A Brooklyn-based real estate agency offers staffers a hefty pay increase if they get inked with the firm's logo.
The troubled electronics titan's CEO and other honchos declined bonuses worth 30% to 50% of their pay as their products lose ground.
These devastating events have created some of the most costly natural disasters in recent years.
Top execs in the US earn an average of 204 times more than their rank-and-file employees -- and that's a conservative estimate.
The Internet giant will offer new moms a generous 16 weeks of paid time off. Is it enough to quell the backlash from CEO Marissa Mayer's work-from-home ban?
Bureau of Labor Statistics data show some intriguing trends, but they don't get to the heart of the real question: Why do moms earn less?
Bogus claims are costing the government dearly. In 2011, the biggest chunk went to people who continued to work.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2013 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.
With the universe of this category in its seasonal sweet spot, these picks have tailwinds propelling them into the new year.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.