We help working stiffs get a leg-up on financial issues that are impacted by what you do when you’re on the clock at your job. From the right steps to take when asking for a raise to making sure you get the most out of your benefits, Debt.com helps you make sure your life around the office supports the life you want to live everywhere else.
September 11, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Workers spend an average of five hours a week on their phones doing nonwork things and their employers don’t like it. They also think their workers are doing it more often than they really are.
August 2, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Almost half of Americans worry about their finances at least once a week, and almost one-quarter of us are probably thinking about our money problems at least once a day.
July 24, 2017 | Joe Pye
And our company dress code policy isn’t helping.
July 18, 2017 | Joe Pye
Bosses know financial anxiety wears their workers thin, but most haven’t stepped up to help.
July 17, 2017 | Gregory Cox
And managers are helping set the example
July 10, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Employers who match contributions or have automatic programs set up for their employees have more workers who are prepared for retirement than those who don’t have any methods in place.
June 26, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
This week: clueless about student loans, passionless about work, passionate about boycotts.
June 23, 2017 | Joe Pye
Workplace burnout is up, yet vacations are just as stressful.
June 1, 2017 | John Rampton
Making money is fun. Keeping track of the money? Not so much.
May 16, 2017 | Joe Pye
Almost three quarters of Americans put in a full day of work over the weekend every month.
April 24, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Unless you’ve got a mighty hefty inheritance or have been lucky enough to be born into money, you’ve gotta work. And you’re probably stressed about it.
March 28, 2017 | Joe Pye
2017 shows the highest hiring rates for entry level jobs in 15 years.
March 20, 2017 | Dori Zinn
There are more than 20,000 openings across the country for nurse practitioners, physicians.
March 15, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader wants to know how Howard hires.
March 7, 2017 | Joe Pye
These jobs pay $45,000 a year on average with room to grow.
February 28, 2017 | Joe Pye
Young professionals bear the brunt of increasing work-related stress.
February 23, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
If Congress needs help helping people, it should look to these state legislators.
February 21, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Just like marriages, happiness levels at work take a nose-dive after the first year on the job. If the honeymoon is over at your job, there are still ways for you to be happy.
February 9, 2017 | Dori Zinn
As many as 95 percent of hiring managers say employee burnout is completely damaging companies, causing high turnover rates and workplace retention issues.
February 9, 2017 | John Rampton
Here are the pros and cons to working at a start-up.
February 6, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
The answer depends on one factor. Sadly, no one’s talking about it.
January 31, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Americans are leaving 658 million vacation days unused every single year.
January 16, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Only 37 percent of employees will be getting paid to not work today. It’s an all-time high, but the rest of us will be working today.
January 10, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Forty percent of employers plan to hire permanent, full-time employees and 30 percent plan to hire part-timers this year, even as unemployment is at one of its lowest points in history.
January 5, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Companies could be doing their employees a huge service if they offered some — and sometimes better — student loan repayment assistance.
January 5, 2017 | Joe Pye
We’re getting paid vacation time, but not using all of it.
December 5, 2016 | Dori Zinn
All jobs in these fields average at least $20 an hour and are some of the fastest-growing positions in the labor market right now.
November 17, 2016 | Debt.com
It’s a rough time, but it doesn’t have to be a disastrous one.
November 7, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Most human resources managers agree that employees and managers should have gift exchanges, but admit there have been some really strange gifts given in the past that shouldn’t be repeated.
November 2, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Why do managers seem to always lose their cool in front of employees at holiday parties?
October 20, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Women who take career breaks could face a retirement savings shortfall of nearly $1.3 million.
August 25, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Salary tops the list, just barely — “benefits” and “fun” are next
August 22, 2016 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
They forget to do these four things when they apply for a job, and it costs them.
August 17, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Millennials are so worried about their current finances that they will never stop working.
August 11, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Most Americans can’t make ends meet within their minimum wage jobs.
July 18, 2016 | Dori Zinn
When it comes to what young people want at work, income is last on the list
June 24, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Who has time for time off? We’re too busy being distracted.
June 10, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
From skin to theft to insurance…
December 24, 2015 | John Rampton
Part 5 of 5 in our entrepreneur series. This week: Before you get started, you need to get started.
October 28, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader thinks he can make more money by working with his wife, but will he also make trouble?
September 17, 2015 | Debt.com
It’s not a hunch, it’s research.
June 16, 2015 | Brandon Ballenger
A new study highlights the most popular ways to slack — and we’ve got the remedies.
April 23, 2015 | Jess Miller
Here are the identity theft tactics security experts expect from hackers this year, and how they’re preparing to prevent it.
April 20, 2015 | Jess Miller
Every day is the boss’ day. Here’s how to say what you want on your day — and make sure you get something you want for Administrative Professionals Day.
March 12, 2015 | Michael Koretzky
The lesson from recent studies: If you don’t take some vacation, you’ll get sick and die.
February 26, 2015 | Jess Miller
It’s not the hacking you’ve heard of, but it has the potential to be create even more identity theft. And it’s so simple.
February 6, 2015 | Michael Koretzky
This week: You’re rude, sick, tired, and don’t get enough time off.
January 20, 2015 | Jess Miller
Using too many hand gestures, fidgeting, and bad posture can cause you to miss out on your dream job.
January 15, 2015 | John Rampton
Forget what you’ve been told your whole life — the early bird doesn’t always get the worm.
December 30, 2014 | Jess Miller
Americans have good reason to celebrate this holiday season. Here’s why.