Many government employees are facing the challenges associated with the budget sequester. One of those challenges are furloughs. A furlough is an effort to save money by cutting back on ... Read More about How to Deal with Furloughs During Sequestration
Moving across the country and finding a job after you move is difficult. I've done it before, but it's not something want to do it again. As I explained in my recent article about finding a job in the ... Read More about Finding a Job When Relocating
Job searching can be a full-time job. It takes time to create the ultimate resume, search available positions, tap into your professional network, schedule interviews, etc. To top it off, it's often ... Read More about The Hidden Job Market – How to Find a Job that Isn’t Advertised
A friend of mine was recently laid off and his entire group was told they were being let go in two days. That's a tough pill to swallow for anyone, particularly with such short notice. With such a ... Read More about What to Do Before Your Last Day of Work
The United States government supports various initiatives using grant money to qualified applicants. Whenever there is the appeal of free money you will find scammers and con artists using that free ... Read More about How to Avoid Scams for State and Government Grants
One of the more profound things I heard recently, while watching an interview of Luke Landes from Consumerism Commentary, was this: You don't have to be productive 100% of your life. Too often, we ... Read More about Do You Really Need to Be Productive ALL the Time?
Struggling with juggling your student loans? Not sure how much you owe, who you owe it to, and how much those interest charges are costing you? There's a new free tool available designed ... Read More about Tuition.io Review – Free Student Loan Management Tool
Many states have offered prepaid college tuition plans to parents who are looking to invest in their children’s future. A prepaid tuition program can save parents a ton of money in saving for their ... Read More about Are Prepaid College Tuition Plans a Good or Bad Idea?
It's tempting to take any work you can get in an economy like this one. But what happens if the job isn't for you? Here are some things to consider as you contemplate your latest job offer: What Do ... Read More about Is That Job Right for You?
“Eighty percent of the final exam will be based on the one lecture you missed about the one book you didn't read.” --Unknown It is an unshakable mantra of the financial planning profession that ... Read More about Don’t Pay for Your Kids’ College and Their Report Cards Will Thank You