Credit card payments can put a major dent in your monthly budget. They can be a monthly reminder of purchases you made months or even years ago. Interest rates are part of the equasion that may make the purchase of a washing machine or new tires a years-long process. However, although less discussed, the fees that your credit card company charges can add as much or more to your monthly bill.
Most children today study the basics of money in grammar school, but really do not know how to manage it unless a finance career is chosen in their future. Therefore, it is up to adults to teach children about money and finances before they reach adulthood.
Everyone is faced with the daunting task of leaving their job sometime, perhaps multiple times over the course of their career – especially in the midst of our ever-changing economy. However, no one likes delivering their resignation. No matter how much you hate your job, or how excited you are about your new one, leaving a place where you’ve worked for years is an enormous and difficult task. Yet whether you’re a fry cook or a vice president, leaving your job in the proper way makes it easier for everyone involved.
Finding the perfect job is one of the most important things we’ll do in this life. As children, we watch in wonderment as the adults in our lives shuffle back and forth between their various occupations. “What on earth are these strange folks up to?” we ask ourselves, and as we age we learn a startling truth – adults need to work for a living, and most of them aren’t too thrilled about it.