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The Resume Shuffle

During the height of the Great Recession, the unemployment rate reached 10%; recently, it has dropped to 4.1%.1 However, there’s a “shadow” statistic that’s rarely reported: the labor participation rate, which is the percentage of Americans who are either working full-time, or are actively seeking full-time employment. Immediately preceding the recession the […]

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Tips to Save More on Holiday Expenses

The holidays are a time for friends, family, celebrating and… spending way too much money. Between gifts, parties and festive events, you end up starting the year at zero, which never feels good. This year, keep some of that money in your bank account without sacrificing any of the jolly […]

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investment club

The Pros and Cons of Joining an Investment Club

Individual investing is as much a national pastime in America as watching baseball or barbecuing on the fourth of July. That being said, since everyone has to start somewhere, a place people sometimes look to first is an investment club. As with any investment opportunity, there are risks. Here are […]

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Instant pot recipes

Affordable Instant Pot Recipes

Have you heard the latest buzz in the cooking world? Instant Pots have been hitting kitchen counters all over the country for a few months now and causing quite the stir — and for good reason! This kitchen gadget has the efficiency of a pressure cooker, the hands-off ease of […]

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