Wintrust Business Lunch 1/3/2018: Financial Forecast, Chicago’s rising employment rate, Wallet Hub Predictions

Job seekers line up for a career fair, Thursday, July 2, 2009 in Oak Brook, IL. Employers nationally cut a larger-than-expected 467,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate climbed to a 26-year high of 9.5 percent. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Chicago’s downtown area is currently experiencing a major job boom. Steve Bertrand talked with Terry Savage about a growing job market and the rising percentage of College Graduates that are able to land jobs, as well as an overall Financial Forecast; Frank Sennett shared that total city employment is at a new high that hasn’t been seen in decades and the possibility of more improvement; and Jill Gonzalez joined Steve to give more information on Wallet Hub Predictions including car sales, credit card debt, and more.