Negotiating a raise at work can be tough and uncomfortable, but having this talk with your leader can dramatically improve your financial situation. Use the following steps to start the negotiation process and get the raise you deserve.
High school graduation season is just around the corner. There are many paths a graduate can choose. Is a traditional four-year college education the right choice for everyone? The answer may surprise you.
The loan process and its paperwork requirements vary between the self-employed and those in conventional workplaces. Self-employed individuals and freelancers need to do a little extra legwork. The good news is that the earlier you get on it, the easier it will be to verify your credit worthiness.
Being an entrepreneur isn’t for the faint of heart, and if done incorrectly, you’re more likely to fall on your face than get ahead in business. Let’s spend some time looking at six common mistakes that entrepreneurs make when starting a business (so you can avoid them).
Don’t let those puppy dog eyes fool you; owning a pet can be expensive. And before you adopt dogs or cats from your local shelter or rescue, you should first consider the long-term costs of raising them. Between medical exams, pet insurance, food and treats (never forget the treats), the costs of owning a cat or dog can add up.
Whether your mother, aunt, grandma or wife is a trendsetter, loves sappy greeting cards or has a major sweet tooth, here are some ideas for mother’s day gifts that are sure to delight the special woman in your life.
Meet a 36-year-old that ditched city living for the simple life. He lives in a shipping container on a farm near San Antonia, TX.
Meet a finance professional who has spent most of his career on a boat. Keith Brinkman has lived and served on a Mercy Ship, the world’s largest floating hospital, for nearly 27 years. Read on to learn about his humble home.
Life automation is all about delegating our work, allowing us to spend more time focusing on the things that are actually important. Busy work is not the same thing as hard work. Let’s look at five ways that we can cut the busy out of our lives and optimize our most precious resource – our time.
I sat down with Andrea Bajaj, intern program architect at Quicken Loans, to get a few tips and tricks that will make your application stand out from the crowd and help get you one step closer to that dream job.