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Part-time jobs become more popular, necessary for families

workerThe Kansas City Star highlights some interesting employment trends in a recent story, including the fact that about 25 percent of working women 25-years-old or older have a part-time job. The article also says that about 2 million more workers are in part-time jobs now compared to last year.

While part-time jobs usually don’t offer the benefits of a full-time job, they can help patch a troubled family financial situation.

For people looking for work, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics offers a resource page for jobseekers that may provide helpful information.