Stagnation and Politics at a Corporation
The past two weeks at work, I have been repeating the same words over and over again…
How Can Your Credit Report Affect Your Ability to Get Hired?
Photo: Andres Rueda
Here’s one reason to pay attention to your credit history: potential employers may use it as part of a pre-employment background check.
Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, employers are allowed to request a copy of your credit report for employment screening. Here’s what you need to know about your credit report’s affect on your ability to get hired…
5 Ways to Enrich Yourself Other Than Riches
Money, money, money – it’s what we’re all after, trying to manage better or save more of, but in our intense obsession with the faux digital and paper values that interlock the various world economies, it leaves people unable to purchase food or water and which serves as a ‘commodity’ for padding out the pockets of already unfathomably rich human beings by way of automatic interest…
Energy Efficient Mortgages Made Simple (EEM)
Recent Buy – Chevron (CVX)
These 29 shares have a total cost basis of $3,634.99, which works out to about $125.34 per share. I feel that this is a fair value, especially given currently overvalued nature of the market…
Frugal Gift Ideas For Dad
Whether your Dad is the household handyman or the other end of the occasional pitch and catch, he most likely plays a large part in your life…
Blog Roundup #15
How To Stay Motivated with Your Side Hustle
Today we welcome back our normal Tuesday contributor, Catherine Alford!
Side hustling is a very popular topic in the personal finance blog kingdom (blogdom?). Whether you wash cars, tutor high school kids, or contribute articles for your fellow bloggers like yours truly, it seems like everyone these days works a little on the side to make some extra cash…
7 Lessons I’ve Learned While Paying Down Our Debt
Do Borrowers Really Understand a Mortgage APR?
Stuff My Daughter Wants
Club Thrifty – Stop spending. Start living.How can anyone say “no” to this face?
I think I’m in trouble. Despite the fact that I’ve been explaining our financial situation to my 4-year-old daughter since she started talking, she’s just now starting to understand how money really works…