"In what appears to have been a gesture of goodwill gone haywire, McDonald’s recently teamed up with Visa to create a financial planning site for its low-pay workforce. Unfortunately, whoever wrote the thing seems to have been literally incapable of imagining of how a fast food employee could survive on a minimum wage income."

Jordan Weissman, on McDonald’s embarrassing and deeply telling financial planning guide for its employees. (via theatlantic)

"…among other laughable assumptions, presumes that workers will have a second job."


(via librarysciences)