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How to Get Hired With Bad Credit 2

In the 1980s, companies began using credit checks as part of the hiring process. Most companies now run credit checks when hiring. Unfortunately, bad credit affects job eligibility and may result in termination at a current employer. Companies may disregard a job seeker’s work experience, character, and interview skills because...

4 Money Myths That Can Lead to Debt 8

Money myths: we’ve all heard dozens of them before but did you ever stop to think about the potentially dangerous message they’re sending? These fictitious financial facts run rampant in our society today partially because of misunderstandings about how money works and partially because we want to believe some of...

Tips for Working Towards a More Efficient Small Business 4

Starting and running a small business is often a huge learning experience for many entrepreneurs. What typically starts as a one-person operation can quickly grow and expand into much more. Unfortunately with growing comes growing pains, which can often affect the efficiency of business operations. In order for businesses of any...

Report Says Banking Bots May Have to Wait 3

Earlier this year Facebook Messenger announced that chatbots would be coming to their popular app. Ever since then chatbots have been the talk of the town as brands, publishers, and many others have introduced bots that can do everything from providing you with breaking news to ordering a pizza. As...

The Advantages of Buying Gift Cards for Yourself 2

Much to the chagrin of gift giving purists, preloaded brand-specific cards have become a go-to for many Americans looking to give a present. However some new research reported on by Bob Sullivan at Credit.com found that the majority of Millennials are actually buying such cards not as gifts for others but for...

5 Times When a Personal Loan is Better than Using Credit Cards 1

For many Americans the process of purchasing an item goes like this: find what you want to buy, put it on your credit card, and pay it off… eventually. As a result credit card debt in the United States is on track to reach $1 trillion by the end of...

4 Online Tools for Branding Your New Small Business

Everyone knows that the branding of a business can make or break it. As a result, in today's world it's important for businesses of all sizes to maintain an online presence that does justice to that branding. This includes being involved in social media, having a good looking website, and having a...