These Coffee Lovers Brewed Up a Florida Business From the Back of a Bike

Decision-making, long hours, late nights, financial concerns, constantly changing plans — it’s no secret that starting your own business is hard work. It’s no different for the owners of Made Coffee, but at least they have direct access to a caffeine source at all times. Specializing in canned and kegged cold-brew coffee — because, hello … Read moreThese Coffee Lovers Brewed Up a Florida Business From the Back of a Bike

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

Leave With a Job: Here’s What to Expect at a Seasonal In-Store Hiring Event

When Milagros Figueroa walked into her local Best Buy Wednesday morning, she wasn’t interested in a new TV or laptop. She was looking for a job. While shopping at the store the night before, she learned about the retail chain’s nationwide seasonal hiring event. That same evening, she opened the browser on her smartphone and … Read moreLeave With a Job: Here’s What to Expect at a Seasonal In-Store Hiring Event

We Went Behind the Scenes to Find Out What It’s Like Being a Scare Actor

Around 7 p.m. in Dade City, Florida, as the sun is making its retreat in favor of the night, you’ll find a ghoulish scene tucked away in the woods. There’s a horde of infected zombies, a gaggle of demonic witches, a posse of deranged clowns. But if you look closer, you’ll notice one of those … Read moreWe Went Behind the Scenes to Find Out What It’s Like Being a Scare Actor

Think Outside the Box to Reduce Child Care Costs: Here Are 3 Options

It’s no secret that having children is expensive. But what shocks many parents is just how costly it is right at the start. Families with young kids often find child care to be the highest recurring expense they encounter in those first several years. We surveyed The Penny Hoarder readers in July, and 82% of … Read moreThink Outside the Box to Reduce Child Care Costs: Here Are 3 Options

Dollar Tree and Family Dollar Plan to Hire 25K at Oct. 17 Hiring Event

The chain of discount stores known for saving everyone a few dollars is looking to put dollars in people’s pockets. Dollar Tree, Inc. is hosting its third annual nationwide hiring event on Oct. 17 with plans of hiring 25,000 new associates. Interviews will be held at every Dollar Tree and Family Dollar store in the … Read moreDollar Tree and Family Dollar Plan to Hire 25K at Oct. 17 Hiring Event

21 Grocery Stores That Help You Save Money on Gas

When I started driving in 2012, gas cost almost $4 per gallon. At the time, public transportation was practically nonexistent in Florida, which left us no choice — my family and I had to buy gas. But by changing our grocery shopping habits, we haven’t paid full price for gas in years — and sometimes, … Read more21 Grocery Stores That Help You Save Money on Gas

Not a Lot of Job Experience? Use These 5 Tips to Craft the Perfect Resume

“Man Confidently Hits ‘Send’ on Worst Job Application Company Has Ever Seen” is probably my favorite article from The Onion. It makes me laugh and then think, “Oh, man, that was definitely me on more than one occasion.” For instance, my first professional resume in college was a train wreck. I lacked any work experience … Read moreNot a Lot of Job Experience? Use These 5 Tips to Craft the Perfect Resume

Ever Been Bumped Off a Flight? The Airline Could Owe You $700

Traveling is full of adventure and fun — and often, headaches. If you’ve flown at some point in the past few years, you’ve probably experienced your fair share of delays and cancellations. Though all are inconvenient, the most frustrating experience is being “bumped” off an overbooked flight, which happens most often around the holidays and … Read moreEver Been Bumped Off a Flight? The Airline Could Owe You $700

Lonely While Working From Home? Try These 5 Tips to Stay Connected

Working from home has its perks: no rush hour traffic, saving money on gas and having some peace and quiet to focus on tasks. While some people thrive in the solitude of a full-time remote job, others might have a hard time adjusting. I was one of those people who struggled after taking a remote … Read moreLonely While Working From Home? Try These 5 Tips to Stay Connected