Financial Cents: Posts About Jobs

Millennials Love Using Uber, But Seniors are the Ones Driving

According to one survey, over half of Uber drivers are ages 61 and above. Turns out that driving for a rideshare app can be a great way for retirees to earn some extra income—and fill their spare time!

Posted on: August 10, 2018


Rising Bankruptcy Rates Are Threatening America’s Seniors

A new study has found that bankruptcy rates for Americans 65 and older have grown fivefold since 1991—and indicates that a fraying social safety net is to blame.

Posted on: August 08, 2018


6 Ways to Earn Extra Money After You’ve Retired

Just because you're no longer working a 9-5 doesn't mean you won't be working at all.

Posted on: July 27, 2018


If You Work One of These 5 Jobs, the Robots Are Coming for You

Truck drivers, call center workers, and even chefs could all see their jobs replaced by technology. 

Posted on: July 27, 2018


Yes, You Can Get Fired For Having Bad Credit

Most people know that employers can check your credit score while hiring you, but they can also do it while you work there—and let you go if the results are bad.

Posted on: July 11, 2018


How to Make Money Online: The Ultimate Resale Guide

Cut the clutter in your closets and turn it into cold, hard cash. Selling your stuff online is easier than you think, if you know what you're doing.

Posted on: June 28, 2018


The Pros and Cons (and Scams) of Trade School

If you do your research and know what industry you're interested in, trade school could be a great option--just make sure that your school isn't actually a scam.

Posted on: June 01, 2018


10 Tips to Help You Score That Big Promotion

Doing a great job is step one, but you have to make sure your bosses know you're ready for a new challenge—and a bigger salary.

Posted on: May 03, 2018


6 Common Resume Mistakes to Avoid!

Maybe start by changing that "hilarious" email address you've been using since middle school.

Posted on: March 09, 2018