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What is Minimum Wage? And How Personal Finances Are Affected by it

Not a day goes by that I hear something about minimum wage laws, some law makers think it would be a good idea for low income employees to have a livable wage, by increasing the minimums, while others think it is not. Because of the constant arguing around the topic, I think many Americans are confused about why politicians would not want employees to make a livable wage. I will try to explain here why it is important for all of us to engage in the conversation around getting all Americans to enjoy a livable wage and how it affects personal finances and the economy. I personally do not feel that the minimum wage is a livable wage, regardless of the ...