Spruce up that Cover Letter

25 04 2012

I think it’s safe to say that the difficult economic environment has not left anyone untouched.  Folks feel it at the grocery store, with prices in goods increasing, and they certainly feel it at the gas pump every week.  Most recently I have noticed amongst my circle of friends an increase of those searching for jobs.  I know this is not new for many; however I found this article that was helpful in giving tips on how to make a cover letter really stand out by not committing these outdated pieces of advice. Read the rest of this entry »


Spring is in the Air

5 04 2012

Jean Chatzky is one of my favorite people to turn to for practical financial advice.  Her philosophy about money is simple and matter-of-fact.  She encourages you to spend less than you earn (which can be difficult), to save, then invest and to protect what you have worked hard for.

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