• How to find a job through a recruiter

    Category: Career
    These days, many open jobs are filled with the help of recruiters. If you’re in the market for a new job or you’re open to the idea of other opportunities out there that might be great for you, the following tips can help you connect with recruiters: What do recruiters do? A great deal of […]
    Tags: finding a job, recruiters
  • An introduction to closing costs

    Category: Housing
    Are you tried of renting your home and want to take the first steps towards purchasing? Although purchasing your first home can be an exciting milestone, there’s also a lot to consider. It may not be as fun as house hunting and thinking about design choices, but it’s also important to consider the financial aspects […]
    Tags: closing costs, Mortgages
  • Saving money on your next cell phone

    Category: Personal Finances
    Are you in the market for a new cell phone? With some of the latest models available these days, a new cell phone purchase can easily set someone back a few hundred dollars—or even into the thousands. Replacing your cell phone doesn’t have to cost a fortune, and even if you’re looking to upgrade, there […]
    Tags: cell phones, monthly bills, shopping
  • How to pick the right bank for you

    Category: Personal Finances
    Whether you want to transfer banks or you’re opening up your first bank account, the options can be daunting and you might not know where to begin. The following are some points to consider when making your selection: Convenience Choosing a bank that is convenient for you is an important factor to consider. The location, […]
    Tags: banking, loans, savings
  • Why didn’t I get the job?

    Category: Career
    Did you recently apply for a job, and only to get passed over for another candidate? It can be baffling and frustrating, especially if you had an interview that went well. Although you may never know why exactly you didn’t get that job, some of the following are common reasons: A stronger candidate was hired […]
    Tags: finding a job, job interviews
  • 5 tips for reducing medical debt

    Category: Health
    Although excessive credit card use is one of the leading causes of debt, medical care doesn’t fall far behind. Even if you have adequate health insurance, the costs you might have to deal with can still be overwhelming. If you have a lot of medical bills and don’t know where to begin, the following tips […]
    Tags: Health Insurance, Medical Bills, medical debt
  • How to stage a home

    Category: Housing
      If your home is for sale, staging it is a very important part of the selling process, as it will appeal to more potential buyers this way. This goes beyond completely cleaning it and make sure it’s free of any dirt, grime, or odor. Before you host your first open house or show your […]
    Tags: home upgrades, Selling a Home, staging a home
  • How to deposit a check

    Category: Personal Finances
      Whether it’s been a long time since you’ve deposited a check or you’ll be depositing one for the first time, there are numerous choices these days to choose from. Although it could vary by each specific bank, and may also depend on the amount you want to deposit, some of the main options for […]
    Tags: atms, banks, depositing a check, direct deposit, smartphones
  • Overlooked costs of having a pet

    Category: Family Budget
      Having a pet can be a wonderful and enriching experience, but it’s also important to remember that there is a financial responsibility that comes along with owning a pet. This goes beyond the initial purchase price or adoption fee; when you have a pet, you have to factor in feeding costs, vet bills, and […]
    Tags: food, overlooked expenses, pet expenses, rent, vet bills
  • How to find a job using social media

    Category: Career
      With all of the social media platforms on the web these days, it’s easy to connect with people in a matter of seconds. From coworkers to former classmates, social media has become one of the main ways to catch up with people from the past, while keeping in touch with family and friends. But […]
    Tags: applying for a job, social media