Sooner or later just about everyone gets that undeniable urge to just up and quit their typical, boring day job. Just scream, “I quit,” and walk out, telling your boss a few choice words that I’ll leave to the imagination. You think about becoming your own boss and starting a company, but where do you […]
There is no surprise that professions that require regular exercise and physical activity tend to have healthier employees. According to research from Direct Line for Business, “tradespeople”, as they are called in the UK, lead healthier lifestyles than other professionals and industries. Check out the infographic below to learn what the study uncovered.
Editor’s Note: Today, we have a great article from my friend and personal finance blogger Harry Campbell. Harry started blogging about personal finance at Your PF Pro a few years ago and has built a very useful and informative site. He enjoyed it so much that he started a 2nd site dedicated to finding the perfect work-life […]
For about 15 years, I’ve had the pleasure of working in the financial services industry, with 5 of them being on the retail brokerage side. I wish I had a dollar for every time investors told me who they “listened to.” Don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with taking advice from others in regards […]
Troublesome adjusters can appear in just about any situation during the claims process. It may be that the person you are dealing with has a brash personality or maybe he/she is just having a “bad day.” Most adjusters that you encounter are upstanding, fair and ethical individuals who have a true concern about your loss […]
When you’re young, you want money and you want it fast. You want your independence and are fed up of driving your 15 year-old used car, riding your bike or taking the bus. You’ve started college (or are about to finish) and would rather live in your own place, rented or otherwise, than in dorms. […]
Investing is important. Wait, what? You’ve heard that before? Okay, I’ll admit I’m not exactly breaking new ground when I say that. But there are many different ways to invest, and asking 100 different people about the best way to do it is likely to give you 100 different answers. So while we all know […]