Here’s How Telehealth Can Save You Money and Time

When a mysterious rash broke out on Missy Eckstein’s face and stomach, her first instinct was to head to the local urgent care facility to have someone diagnose and treat her. But the Massachusetts woman said that, in hindsight, she wished she had started with a telehealth appointment first....

How to Save Money on Your Monthly Bills (up to $800 on One!)

Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We provide you with accurate, reliable information. Learn more about how we make money and select our advertising partners. COVID-19 isn’t just a threat to your health — it’s been a killer for the economy as well. Millions...

What to Do Before a Hiring Manager Checks Your Credit Report

Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We provide you with accurate, reliable information. Learn more about how we make money and select our advertising partners. fhideIf you’re interviewing for a job, and the hiring manager asks for your consent to do a credit check,...

How to Get a Raise: 5 Smart Steps to Boosting Your Salary

Are you worth more than you’re paid? If so, have you asked for a raise?  It might be a more difficult ask due to the economic effects of the pandemic. A third of all U.S. companies are lowering their projected salary increases for 2021, according to a survey by...

Here’s How to Find the Account Number on a Check

The world of smartphones has made us all a little less likely to remember random strings of numbers. While convenient, our reliance on them for everything from a significant other’s cell number to our own email passwords has made it more challenging to recall important banking numbers that are...

You Could Win $25K When You Save Money With PrizePool

Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We provide you with accurate, reliable information. Learn more about how we make money and select our advertising partners. If you’re trying to build wealth, you won’t have much luck with today’s measly interest rates. You know better...

Can You Work While on Disability? Yes — But Know the Rules First

Editor’s note: This story was originally published in July 2019. Income thresholds and other statistics have been updated for 2020. Anytime a letter bearing the seal of the Social Security Administration arrives, James feels afraid to open it. A 34-year-old with cerebral palsy, he depends on Social Security disability...

Here’s How to Prepare for an Extra Competitive Hiring Season

It’s hiring season again. Around this time each year, businesses — retailers especially — hire hordes of temporary workers to accommodate expected surges in sales. According to the National Retail Federation, the industry made $730 billion in sales during last year’s winter holiday season. Those sales fueled tons of...

Jackson Hewitt Plans to Hire 22,000 Workers Ahead of Tax Season

It may seem like Tax Day was just last week, but already the gears are turning in preparation for next tax season. Jackson Hewitt, a major tax-preparation franchise, plans to fill 22,000 jobs ahead of the 2021 tax filing season. To make headway on that recruitment figure, the company...