Pinterest Cuts Contractor Pay During the Holidays

Most companies are reluctant to reduce benefits or pay during the holiday season because it gives them a negative reputation. Thus, it surprised many that Pinterest decided to cut-back benefits for the company’s most vulnerable workers, contractors, in the month of December. Pinterest has typically given both full-time employees and contractors the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day as paid time off.  This is the first year that Pinterest changed that policy for its contractors who are primarily the