Monday, April 10th, 2017

Unemployment rates drop for Latinos

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (1 minute read)    The Bureau of Labor statistics released its March unemployment numbers and the overall jobs situation isn’t looking good. Wall Street Economists had predicted an increase of 180,000 jobs after two strong prior months’ showings of 260,000. Here are . . . ►Friday’s numbers 90,000 – The number of jobs

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Latino unemployment rose slightly in August

Victor Landa, NewsTaco There was more riding on today’s unemployment numbers than in months past. The Bureau of Labor Statistics tell us that we’ve just been through two of the biggest jobs growth months in years. June...

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Rate Falls in July

*Latino unemployment dropped from 5.8 to 5.4 percent. VL By Brian Latimer, NBC News July surpassed expectations for job growth in the U.S., and although the national unemployment rate stayed the same, the Latino labor force saw...

Friday, March 4th, 2016

Good news for February Latino employment

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (1 minute read) Good news for the economy overall, and some good news for the U.S. Latino economy specifically. The Bureau of Labor Statistics released February employment statistics this morning. Here are the numbers:...

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Latino unemployment dips to 5.9%

Victor Landa, NewsTaco Today, The Bureau of Labor Statistics announced its count of unemployed persons for the month of January and said that ; the , a drop of .1 percent since December. For Latinos the news...

Friday, January 8th, 2016

Latino unemployment rate drops to 6.3 percent

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco The Bureau of Labor Statistics released its December employment numbers this morning, and economists are calling the report stellar. It was enough of a change to drop the month-to-month Latino unemployment rate from 6.4...

Friday, September 4th, 2015

August unemployment report shows small change for Latinos

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco The Bureau of Labor Statistics this morning released its employment report for the month August. The total nonfarm payroll employment for the nation increased by 173,000 jobs, which was less than expected by...

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

U.S. Economy Adds 223,000 Jobs; Unemployment at 5.3%

*The unemployment numbers are out a few days earlier than usual this month due to the Fourth of July holiday. , the May number was 6.7. . There were 1.3 million Latinos who remain on the labor...

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Latino unemployment stays under 7 percent for third month in a row

*Good news on the jobs front. Latino unemployment dropped from 6.8% to 6.6%. It’s still not as good as the overall unemployment rate.  At least it’s moving in the right direction. We’ll be able to parse that...

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

The US economy just hung up a giant “help wanted” sign

*Good news, kinda. All the indicators are up, except the hiring part. There are several theories as to why, meanwhile Latino employment remains low. VL By Matt Phillips, Quartz American companies want workers—they just aren’t actually hiring them yet....

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Losing your job and taxes

SPONSORED CONTENT By Alan Kalman, AARP A significant number of individuals have lost their job over the last few years. Some of you will lose your jobs over the next few years. Previously in Part I of...

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Latino unemployment rate drops to 8.3 percent

By Griselda Nevarez, Voxxi The latest jobs report shows the Latino unemployment rate continues to drop steadily but still lags behind the national unemployment rate by a big margin. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Friday shows the...

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

9 Things You Should Know About Job Loss and Your Taxes

SPONSORED CONTENT By Alan Kalman Job loss can affect your tax situation in many ways. Here are some things to keep in mind. Your employer may provide you with severance pay or accrued vacation pay or accrued...

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Latino Unemployment Rate Falls Below 9 Percent For First Time In 5 Years

By Fox News Latino The nation’s Latino unemployment rate fell in November to 8.7 percent marking a five-year low since 2008, which is also the last time the Hispanic unemployment rate hit below 9 percent. A fourth...

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