The Penalty Minority Workers Pay When It Comes to Retirement

2016-12-30T19:02:08-08:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , |

Black and latino part-time workers probably don’t have workplace savings plans. The Great Recession took any number of wrecking balls to the retirement security of American workers, including wages and pension benefits, home equity and savings. But one of the less understood areas of hurt continues to this day: part-time work. The recession pushed the U.S. part-time labor force to 20.1 percent in January 2010 from just under 17 percent, and it remains high today at 18.3 percent of [...]