Knoxville was ranked #5 on Kiplinger’s Best Value Cities List 2011. Kiplinger is a Washington, D.C. based publisher specializing in business forecasts and personal finance. The rankings for Kiplinger’s Best Value Cities 2011 was based on cost… read more →
At first glance, the June jobs report looks weak but a deeper look shows something different.
According to the government, 431,000 jobs were created in May, but of those new jobs, 95.4 percent represented temporary staffing for the 2010 Census. Home affordability is improving on the report.
Non-Farm Payrolls is the official name of the government’s monthly jobs report and, given the fragile state of the U.S. economy, Wall Street will be watching it closely. Mortgage rates could spike come Friday morning.