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Would you like to have r recruiters call you?  It is always great to have recruiters call you.  Over the years, I have had my share of opportunities from recruiters.   There are employers who have openings that need to be filled.  They usually find candidates who distinguish themselves and are referred to them, but it is no longer their only source.  Don’t you want that call? Read More…

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Post image for My 2013 New Year’s Resolutions Independence Day Update

Happy Independence Day! It  was approximately twenty-eight (28) year a go, I achieved financial independence!  My 2013  New Year’s Resolutions are still mixed, some progress and challenges six (6) months into the new year!  I decided this year to embody the real meaning of resolutions.  Although I am pleased with some of my accomplishments, I have to compare it to the same period last year. Read More…

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According to the Chronicle of Higher Education, nearly 60% of all college students take out student loans, which amounts to about 12 million Americans taking out these loans annually. About 37 million people are still paying off their student loans, according to the Federal Board of New York, with the majority being under 30. The total amount reaches between 902 billion to 1 trillion, with the average student owing almost $25,000. Read More…

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Post image for The End of Google Reader is Tonight!

Next Monday, Google Reader is going away!   If you use Google Reader to accumulate your reading from the internet, you should change now.  If you do not know what I am talking about, you probably clicked on an icon to accumulate the blogs and online news through a reader delivered to you in one place.  There are alternatives for delivery of your web based information to you.  Read More…

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Post image for Google Reader Will Be Gone in Less than 48 Hours

Next Monday, Google Reader is going away!   If you use Google Reader to accumulate your reading from the internet, you should change now.  If you do not know what I am talking about, you probably clicked on an icon to accumulate the blogs and online news through a reader delivered to you in one place.  There are alternatives for delivery of your web based information to you.  Read More…

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Post image for Are You Still Using Google Reader?

Next Monday, Google Reader is going away!   If you use Google Reader to accumulate your reading from the internet, you should change now.  If you do not know what I am talking about, you probably clicked on an icon to accumulate the blogs and online news through a reader delivered to you in one place.  There are alternatives for delivery of your web based information to you.  Read More…

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Post image for Google Reader Is Going Away, but I am Not!

Next Monday, Google Reader is going away!   If you use Google Reader to accumulate your reading from the internet, you should change now.  If you do not know what I am talking about, you probably clicked on an icon to accumulate the blogs and online news through a reader delivered to you in one place.  There are alternatives for delivery of your web based information to you.  Read More…

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Post image for Why Dealing with Payday Loan Debt Yourself Could Lead to Serious Problems

The relatively recent phenomenon of the payday loan has caused much heartache and suffering for millions of hard-working people in the UK. The problem has grown over time because of the banking crisis and the consequential downturn in the economy. Faced with the prospect of balancing their books, traditional banks and financial institutions have been forced to tighten up their lending guidelines – leaving millions of people without access to credit for emergencies. Read More…

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Is there a right time to start saving money for your retirement? In short the simple answer is yes, as soon as possible. My theory and that of many others is that as soon as you start working you should start saving for your retirement. Even if it is just a tiny percentage of your salary each month you should put away something for your golden years. Read More…

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Post image for Stop the Government from Stealing My Retirement!

Stop the government from stealing my retirement!  There is little known provision of Social Security called Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) that reduces your benefits.  If you receive a pension based on earnings from any organization outside of Social Security and Social Security benefits, you will become familiar with this provision very quickly.  Why should this matter to you and what can you do? Read More…

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