You Don’t Have To Be Scared of Halloween Costs With These Free Kids’ Events

Halloween doesn’t have to be a one-day celebration. Let’s make the most of those kids’ costumes, shall we? Several retail chains across the nation are hosting children’s events for the spookiest holiday of the year. They’re free entertainment for the little ones, which makes it a win-win for parents and kiddos alike. 1. Disney Store … Read moreYou Don’t Have To Be Scared of Halloween Costs With These Free Kids’ Events

Student Loan Forgiveness Just Got Easier if Your School Was Seriously Shady

If you have taken out a federal direct loan and suspect you attended — or are still going to — a school that’s made less-than-true claims, now is the time to think about applying for loan forgiveness. A rule created under the Obama administration allows federal student loan borrowers to apply to have their loans … Read moreStudent Loan Forgiveness Just Got Easier if Your School Was Seriously Shady

Sitel Group Is Hiring 3,500 Customer Service Reps Starting Oct. 23

Thousands of seasonal and full-time jobs at Sitel are up for grabs, and there are many ways to land one. The global customer service management company plans to fill 3,500 positions across North America during its “National Hiring Day” on Oct. 23 (though the event name implies it is only one day, recruitment will continue … Read moreSitel Group Is Hiring 3,500 Customer Service Reps Starting Oct. 23

Want a Raise? Here’s How to Get One — and Why Now’s a Good Time to Ask

A good time to ask for that raise could be right about… now. The latest numbers from U.S. Labor Department show that the 7.1 million job openings now exceed the number of people looking for work. The outsized demand for workers means more opportunities for you to find a new job with a bigger paycheck … Read moreWant a Raise? Here’s How to Get One — and Why Now’s a Good Time to Ask

Freelancers, Boost Your Business With These New E-Courses From Fiverr

The online freelance marketplace Fiverr has decided to get into the e-learning game. The company announced the launch of Learn from Fiverr, an e-learning program built directly into the Fiverr platform and offering courses that are tailored to freelancers. With costs ranging from $19 to $38, the digital courses cover skills freelancers use most, such … Read moreFreelancers, Boost Your Business With These New E-Courses From Fiverr

Need Cash for College? Apply for a $2,500 Comcast Scholarship by Dec. 7

If you live in a Comcast service area and have a high school senior in the house, you may want to pay attention. The telecommunications conglomerate plans to award over 800 scholarships worth $2,500 each to students in need. That’s more than $2 million. Who is Eligible for the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship? The … Read moreNeed Cash for College? Apply for a $2,500 Comcast Scholarship by Dec. 7

Snag a UPS Seasonal Job at a Nationwide On-Site Hiring Event on Oct. 19

UPS is calling it Brown Friday. That’s the term the company is using to describe its hiring bonanza prior to the Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday shopping sprees. The shipping company says it will hire 40,000 full- and part-time workers at 170 job fairs nationwide on Oct. 19. We previously reported that UPS was … Read moreSnag a UPS Seasonal Job at a Nationwide On-Site Hiring Event on Oct. 19

Win Up to $50K in Burger King’s Annual No-Essay Scholarship Contest

Burger King co-founder James McLamore placed value on education, entrepreneurial spirit, integrity, high standards and good citizenship. Those values defined him and now carry on his legacy in the form of the annual Burger King Scholars program for employees and their spouses, domestic partners and children — and high school seniors in the community.     … Read moreWin Up to $50K in Burger King’s Annual No-Essay Scholarship Contest

Waze Carpool Is Now Available Nationwide to Save Commuters Money and Misery

Until teleporting becomes a thing, miserable commutes will remain a way of life. You can make driving to work more bearable, however, by sharing the ride. At least when you carpool, everybody chips in on transportation costs. And you might be able to bypass some of that traffic if your route’s on a highway with … Read moreWaze Carpool Is Now Available Nationwide to Save Commuters Money and Misery

College Students and Grads: Don’t Miss This Virtual Career Fair on Oct. 17

College students and grads, this Wednesday, Oct. 17, you can browse 35 big-name employers offering jobs to fit any schedule — all without having to leave the house. CareerEco, a virtual career events host, is holding an online symposium, dubbed the Diversity Virtual Career Fair. It will feature both private- and public-sector employers from 10 … Read moreCollege Students and Grads: Don’t Miss This Virtual Career Fair on Oct. 17