Don't get in a position later in life to say: "I coulda been a contender. I coulda been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am." [Marlon Brando in the Waterfront.] Make smart decisions and advance in your career.

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Set Yourself Up for Success By Following These Tips in Goal Setting

Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

For succeeding in your profession, it is necessary to set goals that help to do justice to the job and the role that you play in the organizational hierarchy. In the absence of goals, you will lack focus, unable to find the right direction for accomplishing the tasks and this would be detrimental to your […]

Manage Your Expenses and Maximize the ROI on Your College Degree

Thursday, December 21, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you have a typical bachelor’s degree, you can expect to earn about 66% more during a 40-year long working career than a high school graduate over the same period of time. Everyone may be telling you that going to college will open many doors for you, so you must or need to go to […]

What You Need to Know About APR & Loans Before Buying a Brand New Car

Friday, December 15, 2017, 12:00 PM | Leave Comment

For those looking to buy brand new cars, financing is a good option. There are many things to take into account when choosing a lender. Here are some steps to take before purchasing a new car. Check Your Credit Score Knowing your credit score gives you more leverage in securing the best financing available. A […]

4 Barriers That Might Be Stopping You from Realizing Your Goals

Thursday, December 14, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

Everyone wants to be better than the person they were yesterday. That is why human beings have goals. At the end of the day, all we want is to become a better version of ourselves. To realize that, we must aspire for something. It isn’t just a matter of acknowledging that you need to be […]

Filing for Workers’ Comp? 3 Ways Your Financial Outlook May Change

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 12:00 PM | Leave Comment

Nobody wants to be injured on the job, but if you do experience a workplace injury and miss significant time, workers’ compensation can help you avoid financial trouble. Worker’s comp is a type of insurance that employers are required to carry, and its purpose is to pay for medical care and missed wages for employees […]

What to Do When You’re Running out of Budget During a Renovation Project

Thursday, December 7, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

A renovation can quickly get out of control with unforeseen expenses. Some expenses may be minor line items to the budget. Others may be large items that were not accounted for in the planning phase. Here are some ways to help with funding your renovation project when your budget is depleted. Do It Yourself Even […]

3 Ways To Recover Financially From A Workplace Injury

Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

A workplace injury can be devastating not only physically, but also financially. For many people, missing work means they may not be able to pay off their expenses or meet their budgetary requirements, particularly if the injury causes them to miss significant time. However, this doesn’t mean that your only choice after an injury is […]

Wealth Wisdom: 4 Resources to Help You Plan Your Estate Transfer

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Since time immemorial, people have been preserving their wealth by keeping it in the family. Egyptians are considered the first people to undertake estate planning in 1800 B.C. The Romans were the next people to adopt this culture. Since then, estate planning has been a norm for the well-off. Countries like Britain are notoriously known […]

Car Catastrophe: 3 Ways To Recover Financially

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

A car accident can disrupt your life in several ways. If you’ve been injured, the physical consequences may last longer than you anticipate. As a result, you may lose your job and acquire a large amount of debt due to accident-related medical expenses. Below are a few tips to help you recover from the event […]

Crash, Bang, and Boom: How Being Hit by a Car Can Change Your Financial Outlook

Monday, November 27, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

When most people think of car accidents, they think of fender benders or multi-car pile ups. But there’s another kind of car accident. In 2012, 76,000 pedestrians were injured in single-vehicle accidents. Merely walking along the sidewalk can lead to injuries, or even death, and unlike an accident with multiple cars, you may find that […]