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14 in-demand jobs that pay over $100,000 and are hiring now

In 2018, workers quit their jobs at the highest rate in nearly two decades, with salary being one of their key motivating factors. According to experts, workers who leave their old job for a new one see an average 15 percent increase in compensation. That’s why Glassdoor Chief Economist Andrew Chamberlain tells CNBC Make It […]

Here’s your tax bill if you hit $245 million Mega Millions or $322 million Powerball jackpots

If you have dreams of hitting the jackpot in the next Mega Millions or Powerball drawing, remember that a big slice of what the lottery giveth, the taxman taketh away. With no one nabbing the top prize in either game over the weekend and the odds of doing so stacked against players, the jackpots have […]

Pharma execs offer Senate ideas to lower drug costs – except actually cutting prices

Executives from seven drugmakers laid out their ideas for lowering drug prices to the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday. One idea was noticeably absent: lowering drug prices. The companies — AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Pfizer and Sanofi — threw their support behind a number of Trump administration proposals and pitched some […]