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YOUR MONEY with Mark: The August Unemployment Rate

The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 8.4% in the month of August.

The U.S. unemployment rate dropped in August.

The unemployment rate's now 8.4%, according to the Associated Press. It was 10.2% in July, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Investment Advisor Mark Grywacheski got into the numbers Monday, September 7th. He says 1.4 million jobs were added in this report. Your Money with Mark airs every Monday during Good Morning Quad Cities, between 5 and 5:30 a.m.