Monthly Archives: October 2010

Earn a Little More Money By Christmas

With October coming to a close, most of us are in holiday mode. We may not have the Christmas decorations up, but we are planning ahead, preparing for what the holidays will bring. One of the things many of us are concerned about is how to get a little more money by Christmas time. A little extra money can go a long way right now — especially if you have experienced financial setbacks during the year.>>> [Read More]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Not Max Out Your Credit Card

Credit cards are an inevitable part of life no matter how much you try to shake them off. It can be a savior or a demolisher depending on the way it is used. Most individuals discourage the use of credit cards due the fear of getting into debts. However credit cards are just the instruments, not the reason behind a debt crisis. The improper utilization of credit card is the key factor leading to your financial crisis. The end result of which can be either to opt for debt settlement or bankruptcy. The important fact that is often missed out is that the card has a limit. You get into problems of debts and penalties only when you max out your credit card.>>> [Read More]

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When Credit Card Rewards Aren’t So Rewarding

One of the things you have to be wary of when using credit cards is falling into the rewards trap. As credit card offers start reappearing in mailboxes, it can be tempting to get a shiny new rewards credit card. After all, credit card rewards can provide you with a number of perks, from free airline tickets to discounted merchandise to cash back.>>> [Read More]

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Looking for a Job? Consider These 20 High-Growth Careers

It still feels like a recession to many people, and the jobs market remains stagnant. However, there are some jobs that are expected to show significant growth over the next decade. If you are contemplating a career change, or if you are just starting out with your education, it might be worth it to consider a position that is set for growth. CNN Money and Payscale.com put together a list of the best jobs in America, and I looked at the rankings by growth prospects. Here are 20 jobs to consider:>>> [Read More]

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