You’re likely familiar with the satisfaction that comes with saving money on gifts, especially during holiday shopping frenzy. However, a money-saving strategy that some have sadly evaded for far too long is online shopping.
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Your human resources department carries huge responsibilities with major legal and financial implications. While most HR departments have proper practices and procedures in place to reduce their liability, that doesn’t stop them from making mistakes. The consequences of these mistakes can be far-reaching and can impact your finances greatly.
Nowadays, more and more air carriers are happy to charge us fees for all the extras that were once complimentary on a flight. If you’ll be flying to see family or friends this holiday season, click through to see some of the most affordable fees we’ve compiled by category and their major airline carriers.
In recent years cost-cutting and restructuring measures have forced a number of companies to offer many of their employees early retirement packages. Although initially attractive, these packages require careful analysis. In deciding to either accept or reject an early retirement offer, several key questions must be answered:
It’s easy to get caught up in the elation of purchasing a new house, especially if it’s your first time as a homeowner. Before applying for a mortgage, consider some of these common missteps and avoidable oversights that could prolong the application review, and even get you declined by a lender.
No one wants to plan for the worst, but, unfortunately, no one is safe from the worst-case scenario, either. Getting into your first car accident is a big ordeal — not just for your nerves, but for your wallet, too.
You feel like you’ve made it — you have a job, a sufficient paycheck and are supporting yourself. You should feel secure and stable, and yet you’re finding yourself struggling to make ends meet and grow your savings account at all.
It’s more important than ever to teach your kids about money and credit to spare them the difficulty of waking up one day and realizing that their finances are spinning out of control.
Unless you’re downsizing, moving isn’t usually associated with saving money. But if you’re moving locally — or even out of state for work or other reasons — costs can vary within a city, and there are some ways you can save money if you plan ahead.
Black Friday 2013 — a day when consumers completed less than 10 percent of their holiday shopping but generated 57 billion dollars in sales — was the worst day of my life. And to many shoppers eager for savings, a waste of time.