Jobs & Military

  • 9 easy ways to pick up extra cash this summer

      

    As a financial adviser, I go out of my way to caution my clients on the perils of debt and overspending. By keeping their spending in check and prioritizing their savings and investments, I tell...

  • 15 apps that can make you extra money

      

    Looking for some quick ways to make a little extra cash? Check out these options. Read more: 11 ways to make an extra $1,000 (or more) Apps that help you earn extra cash Amazon...

  • This man paid off $50,000 in debt by reselling stuff online

      

    For Glen Zubia, there is nothing like the thrill of the hunt. The 30-year-old from Texas spends 15 to 20 hours a week driving from one discount store to another in search of the best...

  • Man walks 16 miles daily for 2 jobs, gets free car

      

    A New Hampshire man was applauded for his hard work after a customer he served wrote about him in a Facebook post. Read more: A teen asked to help a man with groceries, and his life...

  • 7 reasons you’re less productive in the summer

      

    Americans are terrible at taking vacations, and that’s a shame, because they aren’t helping their companies or themselves. People are just less productive in summer, for a whole host...

  • Are you cut out for telecommuting? Get advice and job search tips

      

    Telecommuting is on the rise, and can save you big. See if you’re cut out for it, and if so, here’s a way to find work.

  • Popular Walmart greeter fired after 20 years on the job

      

    Customers at Walmart in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, are upset that a popular employee has been let go from the company. WBRE reported Friday that Daniel Ockenhouse, 41, who has...

  • Why getting a promotion isn't always a good thing

      

    Earning a promotion can be (and usually is) a huge undertaking, and it's a step forward that most people only make a handful of times during their career. In some cases, it means you...

  • Why you should take all your vacation time—and how to do it cheaply

      

    Here’s why these days it’s more important than ever to take your vacation time, even if you think you can’t afford to.

  • More employees are quitting without giving notice

      

    At some point in your career, you may have been tempted to tell your boss to “take this job and shove it.” And it appears that more people are doing that – quitting right on...

  • The steps one man took to retire at 33

      

    Most of us retire at 62--often with little savings. Here’s what one man did to retire at 33, and how you can apply these tips to your budget.

  • 4 ways to turn your skills into cash this summer

      

    Summer isn’t just about long, lazy days. For those with an entrepreneurial bent, it’s an opportunity to put cash in their pockets while testing the viability of a business that could...

  • 5 big mistakes to avoid when you're looking for a new job

      

    Whether you’re preparing for life after college, recovering from a job loss or just feel ready to try something new, it never hurts to brush up on your...

  • The 25 best employers if you want to work from home

      

    Looking for a more work-at-home friendly job? You’re not alone. But while telecommuting has long been promised as a cure to many ills — poor work-life balance, expensive...

  • The resume booster that only 30% of people use

      

    Polishing your resume and LinkedIn profile may be part of what you do when searching for a new job. But if you are only covering your professional and educational experience in these snapshots of...