Income

Why is breadwinning a guy thing?

The first -- and fastest -- answer to the question of why breadwinning is something male heads of households do is that it isn't. Or at least it isn't the case more than ever before, according to new data from the Pew Research Center that has reinvigorated old debates about women and work. Reported on in The New York Times, the Pew survey results found that women are the primary breadwinners in four in 10 American households with children under 18, the largest proportion in history...

Tall People Earn $789 More Per Inch

Research has been rolling out for years supporting the theory that tall folks make more money than their vertical underlings. And while researching men and height for an upcoming podcast, I stumbled across this bombshell of a statistic cited in Malcolm Gladwell's Blink:

Life Costs More for Same-Sex Couples