Archive for September, 2013

Payroll: The Difference Between Exempt & Non-Exempt Employees

In the payroll business, there are a lot of rules that seem simple at first, but can get complex in a hurry. The rules for exemption from the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) are a great example. You probably know that non-exempt employees are covered under FLSA, which imposes requirements for overtime and other aspects of employment. Exempt employees, on […]

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Report: Household Incomes Lower Than Before Recession

If it feels like the Great Recession didn’t really end during the summer of 2009, the latest reports on income in the U.S. put some hard numbers on the reason why. More than three years after the recession ended, most households are earning less than they did before it began. In fact, most households had less inflation-adjusted income last year […]

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