The 5 Most Common Interview Questions HR Managers Ask

The job interview is one of the most important steps in job hunting. If you nail your initial interview session, you are one step closer to getting the job of your dreams. While interview styles vary among companies and interviewers, there are some questions that crop up all the time. A good way to prepare for an upcoming interview is to practice answering these questions ahead … [Read more...]

Friday Roundup – Tee Ball Edition

Friday is a time for fun and relaxation.  The work week is finally drawing to a close and the weekend can't come soon enough. This time of year weekends are extra fun because they're full of beautiful weather, swimming pools, BBQs with friends, and baseball season (Let's Go Mets!) but this year is even more fun because my 5 year old son is now playing Tee Ball! I'm an … [Read more...]

Pros and Cons of Opening a Franchise

Opening a franchise is a way to get a head start and hit the ground running with a new business rather than having to start from scratch. Franchises have always been a popular option among entrepreneurs because they come with their own template and business plan, plus a home office that is there to help you get set up and maintain your business. But opening a franchise … [Read more...]

Three Ways to Still Have Fun While Paying Down Debt

Have debt?  Chances are, you had debt for a few years; it probably bothered you, but not too much.  However, once you make up your mind to be rid of the debt, as is human nature, you want to be rid of it right now! We put up with debt for two years while my husband finished his doctorate degree.  Now, nine months after he finished his degree, we want nothing more than to be … [Read more...]

Cancel Memberships You’re Not Using


Welcome to the latest edition of Money Saving Mondays, where we share short, actionable tips that will help you start saving money almost immediately. Today's tip is to stop wasting money and cancel memberships and subscriptions that you no longer need or use. If you take a good, hard look at your spending I guarantee you'll find some kind of membership or subscription … [Read more...]