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

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

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

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

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

Scam Alert: BBB Says Phone Calls Offering Phony Amazon Jobs Are On the Rise

Only three things are certain in this life: death, taxes and scammers who just won’t quit. The Better Business Bureau put out a warning in August that job scams claiming to be from Amazon were on the rise — and they don’t seem to be slowing down. According to BBB national spokesperson Katherine Hutt, there … Read moreScam Alert: BBB Says Phone Calls Offering Phony Amazon Jobs Are On the Rise

60 Major Retailers Have Announced Plans to Be Closed on Thanksgiving Day

Already planning your route for Black Friday shopping? Wondering if you should just forgo sleep and start shopping as soon as you clean your plate at Thanksgiving dinner? You may want to rethink that plan. Deal-tracking site BestBlackFriday.com reported this week that at least 60 major retailers will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. … Read more60 Major Retailers Have Announced Plans to Be Closed on Thanksgiving Day

No Need to Wait for a Good Deal With These 3 Last-Minute Air Travel Apps

Do you have a few vacation days to burn? Are you itching for a long weekend? Being spontaneous doesn’t have to be expensive, so we did a little digging to find the best last-minute flight deals that wouldn’t break the bank. We researched a series of routes and dates on popular travel apps and chose … Read moreNo Need to Wait for a Good Deal With These 3 Last-Minute Air Travel Apps

New Data Shows That the Online Gig Economy is Much Smaller Than We Thought

Nearly a decade after Uber debuted, the U.S. Department of Labor has started tracking how many Americans make money though it and similar apps. And it turns out we might be overestimating the power of the gig economy. Last year, roughly 990,000 people logged on to walk dogs with Rover, build IKEA furniture with TaskRabbit, … Read moreNew Data Shows That the Online Gig Economy is Much Smaller Than We Thought

Getting a Flu Shot Is Cheap or Free. Getting Sick Is Really Expensive

“This isn’t prison,” my doctor tells me. “I can’t make you do anything you don’t want. That being said, I highly recommend you get your flu shot today.” He’s right to expect pushback: Consistently since the 2010-11 flu season, more than half of adults have declined to get a flu vaccine, according to the Centers … Read moreGetting a Flu Shot Is Cheap or Free. Getting Sick Is Really Expensive