If you survive on ramen as payday approaches, you’re in good company: Nearly 8 in 10 workers in the U.S. say they live paycheck to paycheck, according to a 2017 CareerBuilder survey. And people with low incomes aren’t the only ones struggling. About 1 in 10 workers surveyed who said they earn six figures or … Read more8 Tips for Anyone Who’s Counting the Minutes Until Their Next Paycheck
It’s difficult to get in touch with Hardy Bender. It’s not uncommon for weeks to go by without hearing from him. And then, out of the blue, a text will pop up with some variation of, “Sorry I’m just now getting back to you! Just got some signal.” But hey, what else can you expect … Read moreDreaming of a Job Outdoors? This Guy Works as a River Guide in Idaho
When it comes to buying your first home, you should always try to buy less house than you can afford. Chances are, you don’t need as much space as you think you do. Here’s my experience. Why You Should Buy Less House Than You Can Afford appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
Dear S., Getting married is challenging. Being young and newly married — even more so. I got married three weeks into my freshman year of college. Not long after, I sauntered into my old high school feeling pretty invincible. Look at me: I am an adult, married lady. I swung by my favorite biology teacher’s … Read moreWe’re in College. We’re Newlyweds. We’re So Broke. Where Can We Turn?
If you’re a frequent Amazon customer, an Amazon checking account may seem like a great deal. But does it may come with hidden costs? Should You Get An Amazon Checking Account? appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
When you can summon a car to pick you up by simply pressing a button on your phone, it can get easy to lose track of how much money is leaving your bank account. Having one fixed cost for the month could help frequent ride hailers stay on budget. Lyft has been testing out options … Read moreIs a Monthly Lyft Pass Worth the Price? It Depends. We Do the Math For You
Quick. You’ve got 30 seconds to estimate how much you spend on monthly subscriptions. Count everything: your phone bill, your Wi-Fi, your Amazon Prime membership, your music-streaming platform… What’s the total? Most Americans severely underestimate how much they’re spending on subscription services, according to a recent analysis by Waterstone Group, a management consulting firm for … Read moreYou Probably Pay More in Subscriptions Than You Think. Here’s How to Fix It
Pack up your Kylie Lip Kit, contour accessories and selfie stick — you now have the opportunity to keep up with the Kardashians professionally. Kardashian Jenner Communications recently posted a job opening on LinkedIn for an email marketing manager, with a focus on beauty. This is a full-time position in Calabasas, California, so applicants must … Read moreCan You Keep Up? The Kardashians Are Hiring an Email Marketing Manager
Everybody loves a Monday, right? OK, if you just groaned, at least you know you’re not alone. One British survey showed the average person spends 34 minutes of each Monday moaning (versus just 22 on any other day), the Daily Mail reported. You’re better than that. Make the most of your Mondays by turning them … Read moreFixing Your Finances Doesn’t Have to Be Hard. Just Take 1 Step This Week
When I was pregnant with my first child, I decided I was going to exclusively breastfeed. I read books and attended classes at the hospital. I stocked up on bottles, a sanitizer and breast pads. I felt prepared to provide my baby with the natural nutrition she needed. But then my daughter, Rose, was born. … Read moreThese Money-Saving Ideas Will Help You Nurse — or Bottle Feed — for Less