Minimum Wage Hike Helps Workers During Pandemic But Timing Is Tough For BusinessesRaising the minimum wage will certainly help a lot of workers, but during a pandemic some struggling business owners in Alameda say the timing is a bit awkward.
Furloughed Ames Research Center Workers Get Aid During ShutdownWhile hundreds of federal workers in the Bay Area were fuming Thursday as the nation approached week three of the government shutdown, one group of local employees is getting a little financial relief.
Uber Giving Bay Area Drivers Option To Be Paid InstantlyUber is launching a pilot program intended to help the ride-hailing service's drivers draw their pay faster, an effort that may also fend off emerging payday lenders who are targeting drivers.
San Francisco Job Seekers Elated After Voters Approve $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage IncreaseMany seeking employment at a South of Market job fair were elated, after Tuesday’s vote in San Francisco to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.
San Francisco Promotes Gender Equality In Workplace As Union Claims HypocrisySan Francisco officials on Monday called on the city's private sector to promote gender equality in the workplace but also faced criticism from their own city employees for a proposal to reduce pay for public sector jobs primarily held by women and people of color.
Parents Dock Klay Thompson’s Allowance After Warriors-Pacers BrawlAlready fined by the league for his role in Monday’s Warriors-Pacers brawl, guard Klay Thompson also saw his paycheck raided by his parents as a result of the fight.