Are vacation days a luxury or a right? Americans are torn

Fewer workers these days are dreaming of a fantastic trip away from the office as more of them are leaving unused vacation days on the...

No paid vacation? You must be an American

The Memorial Day weekend typically marks the start of the summer vacation season – which for about three-fourths of American workers...

More Americans using less of their vacation time

In this tight economy, vacations are getting squeezed. Americans are using two fewer vacation days than last year, according to a new...

From refund to audit: 5 holidays for tax season

If tax day is the only thing standing in the way of you and your next getaway, take comfort: According to the IRS, the average 2010...

For many, summer didn't mean vacation

The economic doldrums left many Americans pinching pennies on vacation this summer — if they took a break at all. Fewer Americans took a...

Sunscreen? Check. BlackBerry? Nope.

We hear a lot these days about how we’re working harder than ever and struggling with work/life balance. So we were surprised by a new...