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  • Retirement Questions AnsweredRetirement Questions Answered
    Have you considered your life after retirement? We often imagine a life of leisure, traveling the world or visiting family- or even just staying at home focusing on hobbies. These are all great goals and sound relaxing, but there is a financial reality to be aware of for the retired years. Whatever you choose to do during retirement, be it taking up new skills or ...
  • Is My 401K Working for Me?Is My 401K Working for Me?
    Accepting a job can come with a lot more than just a paycheck. If you are new to the workforce, it can be a lot to understand. After the payment, they will tell you about the benefits. Medical benefits are essential and can make us overlook the 401K options. We all need to be paying attention to our options. Is our 401k worth it? ...
  • Who Created Retirement?Who Created Retirement?
    Retirement is a concept that did not exist before 1881. Those that lived before had nothing to look forward too. Once the people of that time hit the working-age, they started working. Most would continue working until they physically could not or until they died. All those years ago, this was the norm. They knew no other way. Lucky for us a man came along ...
  • 4 Common Resume Mistakes That Are Holding You Back4 Common Resume Mistakes That Are Holding You Back
    You’re sending out multiple job applications every day and still not getting any leads-what’s going on here? The problem is likely your resume. But before you despair, don’t worry! One of these simple fixes can help you score more interviews and land a new job. Mistake 1: You’re not conveying the value of your role Let’s say you’re a social media manager ...
  • 5 Effective Ways To Prepare For Your Next Interview5 Effective Ways To Prepare For Your Next Interview
    Your resume grabbed the attention of a recruiter and you breezed through the phone interview with HR. Now comes the most daunting task—making a positive impression during the in-person interview so that you can get that coveted job offer. Interviews can be nerve-wracking, to say the least. What if they ask you about something you have no experience with? What if ...
  • You Got Laid Off. What’s Next?You Got Laid Off. What’s Next?
    Whether it came out of the blue or it has been a long time coming, the worst has happened and you were let go from your job. Where do you go from here? First, it’s important to know that you’re not alone. Others have been in your shoes before and have made it through—and so can you! While circumstances will ...