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McDonald's offers budget tool for workers -- who may need a second job

McDonald's offers budget tool for workers -- who may need a second job

McDonald's has launched a website devoted to financial advice and tips for its employees called Practical Money Skills for Life, and in the process possibly signaled the fast-food giant isn't paying employees a decent wage.  The site is intended to make "every day and every dollar make a difference." It has pictures of smiling faces and plenty of encouraging words. "Get your money on track." "Take control of your finances today." But is any of that really feasible on a McDonald's salary?  According to a tool called the budget journal, it's not. In the sample monthly budget, it lists $1,105 income from a first job and $955 from a...

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