Hiring Managers Struggle To Find Skilled Employees

Wednesday, November 4, 2009, 6:30 AM | 1 Comment

For some hiring managers, there is no recession, never has been. They are looking to hire employees, but they can’t find skilled candidates to fill up their open positions. That’s ironic, ain’t it? But why is that? With so many unemployed, the number is in millions including yours truly, and looking for jobs, how come […]

So The SEC Does Have An Inspector General

Tuesday, November 3, 2009, 6:22 AM | 1 Comment

The Inspector General of the entity called the “Security and Exchange Commission”, better known with its acronym SEC, went in the house where Bernie Madoff is staying and had a talk with him, an interview. I think the house is called a jailhouse. The interview has been released in which Bernie Madoff explains that he […]

How To Make More Income From Your Website In Less Time

Monday, November 2, 2009, 6:00 AM | 2 Comments

To make any kind of income from your static website or your dynamic blog, the first thing you gotta have is more and then some more traffic. It does not make any difference whether you have Google AdSense ads on your site, or you are into affiliate marketing or have your own services and software […]

8 Lessons I Learned From Delivering Pizza In High School

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 10:04 AM | Leave Comment

A very interesting article to say the least. Many folks have gone through some things in life while they were younger or in their first job, full- or part-time, that are remembered for a long time to come. 8 Things I Learned From Delivering Pizza in High School is such an interesting article written by […]

Some Experts Suggest To Retire 401(k)

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 4:20 PM | Leave Comment

Time magazine online has a humongous – a 5-page description of 401(k) retirement plan – article on the topic of “Why It’s Time to Retire the 401(k)” written by Stephen Gandel dated Friday, Oct. 09, 2009. The author has talked about the plan starting from its inception 30 years ago to the present time. The […]

Laid off? No job in sight? Joshua Piven to the rescue

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 7:30 AM | 1 Comment

Times are extremely tough. Every month, folks are laid off in the hundreds of thousands. Losing job is extremely difficult, especially when it’s increasingly getting harder and harder to get another job. I just finished a book by Joshua Piven. The name of the book is “The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook (Paperback)“. Joshua Piven has […]

The IRS is coming after the filthy rich

Friday, October 30, 2009, 6:17 AM | Leave Comment

Direct from the horse’s mouth. IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said on Monday “A new Internal Revenue Service enforcement unit targeting the very wealthy will help the tax agency decode partnerships, offshore trusts and other complex techniques used to hide income.” If you think you are filthy rich, watch out. The IRS is coming to your […]

Protect yourself from Phishing, Vishing, Smishing and Lottery Scams

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 9:12 AM | Leave Comment

I will define and explain Phishing, Vishing, Smishing and Lottery Scams one by one. The schmucks are everywhere. You think you have a Personal Computer and you are at the top of the world in terms of the technology – hardware and software. But the crooks are way ahead of you and me. Any technology […]

Use ATM to deposit your check

Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 6:34 AM | 1 Comment

My son is going to college but he recently got a part-time job at an investment and financial company local to where we live. Monday he started his 4th week. Payroll was late in paying him his first check so at the end of his 3rd week, he got two checks. On Saturday, I gave […]

Tips and resources for investing over the long term

Monday, October 26, 2009, 5:29 AM | Leave Comment

In these hard times, if you want to invest your hard-earned money, you better start educating yourself about the subject. You must be willing to put in some reading and understanding time, so that you are ready to invest perhaps in stocks, bonds, real estate. You must understand the market and how to put together […]