Feeding Vending Machines
Oct13

Feeding Vending Machines

Tweet Do you have any idea how much money you feed into a vending machine during the week? It is easy to lose track of money when it is a dollar or two at a time.  Oh sure, it doesn’t seem like much but it adds up.  Let’s say you pay for a soda pop once a day from the machine.  The soda costs $1.45.  You work five days a week.  That is $7.25 a week or $29 a month. Doesn’t sound too bad right? But what about the chips...

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How To Get Along With Your Boss
Dec14

How To Get Along With Your Boss

Tweet If you work for a corporation there will come a time when you end up with a boss that you don’t get alone with. When this happens it is bad for both you & your boss as well as those you work with.  After all, you are at work eight hours a day or more, 40 hours a week or more.  You actually may have more face to face time with your boss than you do your spouse or kids.  Think about this, by the time you say good bye to...

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Live Like You Lost Your Job
Oct12

Live Like You Lost Your Job

Tweet One common theme I am getting from my clients is that they have lost their job and now cannot meet their bills.  As you read this you may be in the same situation. Businesses are cutting back on their expenses and even though the employee is what I consider to be  the biggest assets of a company, it is also one of their biggest liabilities as well.  I have seen employers release individuals who have been with them for 20 years,...

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Debt and the Company You Keep
Jun15

Debt and the Company You Keep

Tweet You have heard “your only as good as the company you keep” or “Birds of a feather flock together, “A smart man surrounds himself with smart people”, “If you hang around with trash, you will be seen as trash.” These sayings are usually a different way of saying you are judged by your friends or those you hang around with.  Many times, especially to children or young adults we say these...

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I Lost My Job, Now What?
Jun09

I Lost My Job, Now What?

Tweet Short of losing a loved one either through divorce or death, losing your job is one of the most stressful life changing  events you will experience.  It is stressful both emotionally and physically.   It can be a huge knock to your self esteem.  You may feel like a failure.  In some cases, you may have family members who blame you for the job loss.  You may even feel that you want to just give up due to the heavy financial...

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