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3 Money Saving Tips for Your Next Road Trip 4

With Memorial Day in the rear-view and temperatures heating up there's no doubt that road trip season is coming up. Every summer millions of American families hit the highway and head toward their various vacation destinations. In addition to all the sights there are to see along the way, there...

What to Do With Your 401(k) From a Previous Employer

When leaving a job with an employer there are obviously a number of changes you will experience and decisions you will need to make about your future. One such decision that is sometimes forgotten is what to do with the 401(k) you had under your former employer. In addition to any contributions...

Employee Perks Perfect for Building a Small Business 8

For small businesses looking to grow a loyal team your first instinct as an entrepreneur might be to offer a strong starting wage and lofty raises. Unfortunately that might not always be an option especially in the early days of any new company. Luckily a survey by Glassdoor shows that...

GoDaddy Builds App for Entrepreneurs to Get Idea Feedback

When you're an entrepreneur there's really no telling when your next great idea will hit you. Additionally, while you may sometimes instantly know that you're on to something, other times your idea needs developing and some honest feedback. Traditionally this is where the advice of friends and family has come...

How the Middle Class Can Escape the "Secret Shame" 8

The middle class has been in the news a lot lately thanks in part to the debates emerging around the 2016 presidential election cycle. Most notably Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders has said he is stumping for the working class and wants to fix the “rigged economy” we live in. Meanwhile...

Poll: Average Americans Aren't Aware of Crowdfunding 7

Innovation is something that many of us take for granted these days. At the same time technology is also something that certain sectors fear as companies with better models that take advantage of innovation to disrupt existing businesses. This is definitely the case when it comes to FinTech. The rising sharing economy...

A Free Vacation? Tips for Attending Timeshare Presentations 2

You've probably received the calls, seen the ads, and talked to sales people at various retailers and hotels about how you can get a free vacation just for attending a short presentation. While you might have some idea what you're in for when it comes to these timeshare sales presentations,...

Overtime Pay Expands to More Salaried Employees 1

Beginning December 1st of this year salaried employees who make less than $47,476 a year will become eligible to recieve overtime pay (time and a half) when they work more than 40 hours in a given week. Prior to the new rule announced by the White House this past week that...