As the economy continues to limp along, and with the recent announcement by the Federal Reserve that low interest rates are likely to continue into 2014, an increasing number of people are skeptical … [Read more...] about Would You Use A Local Currency Instead Of A Federal Reserve Note?
Archives for January 2012
Whenever I take out cash and pay for things at the store inevitably I end up with a pocket full of change at the end of the day. Quite often I'll just spend the change in the vending machine at … [Read more...] about Do You Save Your Pocket Change? For One Indiana Man It Adds Up To A New Car Every 10-15 Years.
For years, my husband and I just took the standard tax deduction, and were happy with it. After all, that deduction is fairly hefty. Then, my home business started making money (and our contributions … [Read more...] about Should You Itemize Your Tax Deductions?
Recently, Kiplinger released a list of cities with the best paying job opportunities. It is no surprise there there are a number of people hiring movers and trying to get to these areas. The site … [Read more...] about Should You Move For A Better Paying Job?
On this site we've reviewed quite a few online banks from Ally to ING Direct to Perkstreet. In general we've talked about how people view their customer service, what kind of rates they have, the h … [Read more...] about American Express Bank Personal Savings Review: High Yield Savings Accounts
The New Year is here and we are all striving to get ourselves off on the right foot by committing to the right resolutions. However, not all resolutions are created equal. While most will improve your … [Read more...] about The Cost Of Resolutions
When you work for an employer, you might have access to benefits, including a retirement plan. Your company's retirement plan -- usually a 401(k) -- can be a way to help you build your nest egg … [Read more...] about Double Check Your Employer’s Retirement Plan
Tax time is quickly coming upon us as we move into the new year. A lot of people actually look forward to tax time because they plan on getting a big refund around this time -and it's often used as a … [Read more...] about Tax Preparation Checklist: All The Things You’ll Need At Tax Time
After I graduated college and began looking for my first job, I realized that I didn't have much in the way of business-friendly clothing. I wanted a skirt suit for interviews, as well as a few pieces … [Read more...] about Dress For Success: Find Business Attire For Less