6 Signs You Might Lose Your Job

February 24, 2015

One of the unfortunate realities of today’s workplace is that we’re usually not given advanced warning about an upcoming job loss. Many employers would have us tool along thinking everything is fine, right up until the day we’re asked to leave. But even if there is no formal notification that your job is in jeopardy, […]

How to Teach Kids the Value of a Dollar?

February 19, 2015

Teaching my kids the value of a dollar is something that’s important to me and I’m always trying to find ways to help them understand that process of earning & spending money isn’t as simple as swiping your credit card. There aren’t as many teaching moments as there were in my childhood because money is […]

Cut Medical Bills With a Hospital Billing Negotiator

February 9, 2015

Have you ever received a great, big, ugly bill for services rendered from a hospital or other healthcare provider? This can happen to just about anyone, whether or not you have health insurance. When a bill of this size comes in, you can sometimes get it cut by using the services of a hospital billing […]

Should You Let Your Family and Friends Know About Your Debt Struggles?

February 2, 2015

This is a touchy subject – it’s easy making a case for keeping personal debt problems secret from your family and friends. But let’s take the opposite side of that debate – should you let your family and friends know about your debt problems? Despite the problems that are inherent in sharing negative information about yourself […]