Financial Cents: Posts About Jobs

12 Careers With Great Entry-Level Positions

When you start a new career, you want there to be a decent starting salary and good prospects for future growth. So which career fields can deliver that?

Posted on: December 31, 2018


How to Vet Potential Renters

When you're letting someone into your home or a property that you own, you want to be absolutely sure that they're a person you can trust. 

Posted on: December 03, 2018


10 College Majors That Will Get You Paid

Student debt is a huge financial burden for millions of Americans, but some college majors are actually worth the cost.

Posted on: November 20, 2018


What’s a Trade War and Do I Really Need to Care?

Trade wars are the petty schoolyard fights of international politics, only with billions of dollars and thousands (maybe millions) of jobs on the line.

Posted on: October 31, 2018


8 Financial Tips for Freelancers

Working freelance means being prepared to hustle for your next gig, save money to cover late payments, and maybe even becoming a corporation!

Posted on: October 23, 2018


If You’re Fired, Are You Able to Claim Unemployment Benefits?

If you were a flat-out bad employee, unemployment benefits will probably be out of reach. But they still might be more accessible than you think.

Posted on: October 17, 2018


How Can You Tell if a Job Offer is a Scam?

Job offers that sound too good to be true or that require you to put money down up front are probably not legit.

Posted on: October 03, 2018


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