Workers are wasting time on their phones

Full-time Workers Keep Wasting Time on Their Phones

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.

Nontraditional employees don't get benefits like health insurance, but they get to work from home.

Nontraditional Employees Don’t Have Benefits

August 11, 2017 | Dori Zinn

One in four Americans are part-time workers or independent contractors, yet don’t have the same benefits — like health insurance or a retirement plan — like their traditional-working peers.

Vacation doctor says: vacations are sexy

Americans Can’t Stop Working – And Vacationing Won’t Help

June 23, 2017 | Joe Pye

Workplace burnout is up, yet vacations are just as stressful.

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5 Boring Tasks All Entrepreneurs Must Master to be Successful

June 1, 2017 | John Rampton

Making money is fun. Keeping track of the money? Not so much.

Banking apps may be better than you think.

Baby Boomers Really Love Smartphones

May 23, 2017 | Joe Pye

They are more willing to give up financial stability for smartphones, than younger generations.

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Working on the Weekend

May 16, 2017 | Joe Pye

Almost three quarters of Americans put in a full day of work over the weekend every month.

Make food last longer

20 Simple Hacks to Make Your Stuff Last Longer

April 7, 2017 | Money Talks News

You can save a lot of money by not having to replace things as often.

40-hour work week? Try 60

How Working Too Hard Can Drive You Into Debt

April 3, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

You’ve heard the term, “work smarter, not harder”? Try “work less, save more.”

Millennials and money: Financial fears have them stressing at work and beyond

Americans Dread Tax Season

March 24, 2017 | Joe Pye

Most of us are confident we can file our taxes, but we hate doing it.

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Millennials Struggle To Stay Calm At Work

February 28, 2017 | Joe Pye

Young professionals bear the brunt of increasing work-related stress.

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8 Creative Ways to Clear Clutter

February 17, 2017 | Money Talks News

Swimming against a never-ending tide of stuff? Make 2017 your year of living clutter-free.

how to avoid financial stress

We’re All Burnt Out But No One Cares

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.

A networking study says Facebook counts

#PlanForVacation Sounds Nice, except we Won’t Do it

January 31, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Americans are leaving 658 million vacation days unused every single year.

We need financial education for kids at least as much as sex ed.

7 Foolproof Organizing Tricks You Don’t Know

January 17, 2017 | Money Talks News

Swimming in a sea of paper? Create a simple, sane storage system.

Businesses try to reward employees with Martin Luther King Day off, but for many it means time to focus on their side hustle

Sorry: Most Employees Are Working Today

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.

all-white colored kitchen

20 Simple Hacks to Make Your Stuff Last Longer

January 26, 2016 | Money Talks News

Save money not having to replace things so often. Extend the life of everything from soap to cars.

how entrepreneurs fail

10 Crucial Steps To Becoming A “Pre-Entrepreneur”

December 24, 2015 | John Rampton

Part 5 of 5 in our entrepreneur series. This week: Before you get started, you need to get started.

Technology put the world in your hands, but it comes with a range of risks, from personal hacking to business identity theft

Learn The Secrets Of These 5 Part-Time Entrepreneurs

December 17, 2015 | John Rampton

Today’s entrepreneurs cannot be put into one category of young, driven individuals. Learn the secrets of the Studentpreneur, Corporatepreneur, Momapreneur, Hobbypreneur, and Socialpreneur.

Your partner hiding money from you is just one form of financial infidelity

10 Tips For Becoming An Entrepreneur In Your Spare Time

December 10, 2015 | John Rampton

Part 3 of 5 in our entrepreneur series. This week: Starting slowly and successfully.

how entrepreneurs fail

10 Ways Entrepreneurs Fail Before They Even Get Started

December 3, 2015 | John Rampton

Part 2 of 5 in our entrepreneur series. This week: All the big mistakes to sidestep on your way to success.

entrepreneur work-life balance

How To Become An Entrepreneur And Still Have A Life

November 26, 2015 | John Rampton

Part 1 of 5 in our entrepreneur series. This week: How to succeed without always working.

40-hour work week? Try 60

10 Reasons You Never Get Anything Done at Work

June 16, 2015 | Brandon Ballenger

A new study highlights the most popular ways to slack — and we’ve got the remedies.

Administrative Professionals Day

5 Guilt-Free Gifts To Ask Your Boss For This Year

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.

Dumbest apps

Infographic: 20 Dumbest Apps Of 2014

January 5, 2015 | Angela Colley

Yes, there’s an app for that — no matter how stupid the idea.

How to waste time at work.

How to waste time at work and not get caught

August 28, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Here are some ideas to cool off at work without getting in trouble — and how to make up for that lost productivity later.

40-hour work week? Try 60

40-hour work week — what’s that?

July 21, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Thanks to technology, nobody really works 40 hours a week anymore. At least not in America.

How employees waste time

Top 10 ways employees waste time

June 17, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Believe it or not, only half involve technology.

Job stress is a vicious cycle.

The vicious cycle of job stress

May 6, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Can’t sleep, so you can’t work, so you work late, so you can’t sleep. Then you get sick and blow your vacation days.

Your arm is one of many productivity tools.

4 ways to work less and get more done

December 19, 2013 | Brandon Ballenger

Done wrong, these things will cost you time instead of saving it. Make sure they don’t.