Target store

The holiday hiring frenzy is upon us.

Target plans to hire 130,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holiday season. That's up from 120,000 last year.

The minimum starting wage: $13 an hour. Employees will also get a 10% discount on store purchases.

The first seasonal hiring events are slated for October 11-13. There will be two more in November.

According to Target, 40% of last year's seasonal workers kept their jobs after the holidays.

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