Nothing is tougher on your budget than unemployment. If you don’t have a financial safety net built up in savings, often you survive a period of unemployment by relying on your credit cards to cover your bills and daily expenses, but that can quickly turn into problems with debt. These articles can help navigate unemployment without winding up in financial distress because your credit card debt gets out of control.
May 13, 2015 | Monica Victor
In 2014 more college grads were hired on a temporary basis. This year fewer will be hired but for those who do it will be long term. Where are these jobs?
Employment, Young Consumers
Jan 12, 2015 | Meghan Alard
Employers are planning to hire more, pay more and provide a better working environment for employees. Here’s what you need to consider on your job hunt.
Dec 30, 2014 | Meghan Alard
Pursuing a new career opportunity is exciting, but you have to make sure your finances are ready so you avoid problems with debt during the move.
Nov 10, 2014 | Meghan Alard
A new survey finds the stigma and a misunderstanding of PTSD may be a roadblock to gainful employment as service members transition to civilian life.
Aug 21, 2014 | Michael Koretzky
New jobs data has been released and the outlook seems to be heading in the right direction, but is the employment picture really as sunny as it seems?
Aug 18, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks
Military members are still stressed about their financial future but now they are saving more money. Find out who’s helping them plan their future.
Financial Wellness, Military
Apr 27, 2010 | Meghan Alard
Alabama industrial jobs have seen significant losses, prompting Consolidated Credit to offer five tips to reduce budgeted expenses to avoid debt problems.