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Personality January 11, 2016
Is My INFP Personality Making Me Poor?

Many job searchers have heard about the classic book What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers. But for those who aren’t familiar, it basically promotes the idea that you should pursue a career that is in line with your personality type. Of course, it helps to know what your […]

October 11, 2012
Taboo Conversation Topics In The Office

It’s funny sometimes how the most obvious things are some of the most ignored things. Yesterday, a co-worker of mine pointed out that another one of our co-workers was a Tea Party supporter. My response was that I had no idea…and in all honesty, I am glad of that. I am not one of those […]

debt December 7, 2011
Pay Day Loans – A Lifeline (sometimes)

Well my checkbook register is looking very scary right now. Due to a “return item unpaid” from my November payment to T-Mobile, my account was shaken a bit. Then due to an unauthorized draft of $30 (by some mystery company),  a pro-rated car insurance payment that was $22 dollars higher than usual (that’s my fault…I […]

tax receipt December 3, 2011
It’s Not Tax Season, But….

My BF recently got approved for food stamps. I’m very excited for him, because he struggles so much financially, and any type of help is such a blessing. In spite of what the naysayers (especially on City-Data) say, food stamps, welfare, and other social service programs are not some sort of noose around the taxpayers’ […]