Personal Finance News http://www.consolidatedcredit.org Consolidated Credit Counseling Services: Personal Finance News More Employers are Willing to Pay for Your Education http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2118 Avoid going into further debt to improve your chances at finding a better job. Get a job with an employer who’s willing to pay for your training. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST CEOs Planning a Hiring Spree in 2014 http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2117 A recent report states CEOs are ready to hire in 2014. Don’t get left out of the hiring spree because you have too much debt and don’t manage your money. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST April is Fair Housing Month 2014: Learn about your rights http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2116 Consolidated Credit and H.O.P.E are teaming up for Fair Housing Month to make sure you know your rights as a homebuyer, so you can prevent discrimination. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Banks that No Longer Accept Cash Deposits? What’s Next? http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2113 America’s biggest bank is leading the way with a new policy intended to protect against identity theft, but it may make banking a little less convenient. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST April is Money Month: How Much Savings do You Have? http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2114 American consumers are living dangerously by not saving enough money to live when they lose all sources of income. Get the facts and start saving. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Focusing Financial Lessons for an Ever-Evolving World http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2115 Is it possible to educate and prepare kids for financial independence in a world where technology is constantly changing how we manage our money? Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Retirement in Jeopardy for Financially Uninformed Americans http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2112 Over half of Americans recently surveyed don’t seek out financial knowledge to help with their retirement. Use these tips to help prepare yourself today. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Payday loans are just as risky as you think, CFPB reports http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2111 A new CFPB study on payday loans confirms that more often than not, taking out these short-term loans is a fast way to long-term debt problems. Mon, 7 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Breadwinning Moms not Pleased with their Status http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2100 Most breadwinning moms are not happy with their status and believe that society is more comfortable with men as the primary money earners. Fri, 4 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST Taking the "Fun" Out of Tax Refund http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2105 Tax payers are saving their refunds more than ever but are they making the right choices when managing their withholdings each year? Wed, 2 Apr 2014 05:00:00 EST More than Half of Workers Plan to Delay Retirement http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2104 The percentage of workers delaying retirement is dropping but data proves there are still not enough workers properly preparing for their golden years. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST Good News for Consumers Shopping for a Mortgage http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2097 Consumers seem optimistic about their chances of receiving a mortgage in early 2014. But don’t rush into debt unless you can afford it. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST Good Grades in College aren’t enough to Land a Job http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2098 Jobs are hard to come by in this competitive job market and you need more than good grades to get hired, you need work experience. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST Business Owners on the Hunt for Skilled Workers http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2101 Business owners are looking for trained workers to fill jobs, but there is a shortage of workers with the required skills. How do we bridge the gap? Wed, 26 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST Americans Excited to Buy and Sell their Homes in 2014 http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2096 Americans are motivated to buy and sell homes in 2014, especially with the government shutdown threat resolved. Is the housing market bouncing back? Mon, 24 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST Car Sales Projected to Soar in 2014 http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2099 More people plan to buy cars in 2014 but that doesn’t mean they will buy the right car or truck for the right reasons, which could cost them. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST 3 Places to Find Savings in Spring Cleaning http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2108 It’s the official start of spring, which means it’s time to clean out the clutter and get organized. We show you how to turn spring cleaning into saving. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST American Women are more Financially Confident in 2014 http://www.consolidatedcredit.org/press/article/2095 Women today have more financial responsibility and power than ever before, so why are many still worried about losing everything and becoming homeless? Wed, 19 Mar 2014 05:00:00 EST