How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Aug 31, 09 How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Posted by in Recession Opinions, Saving

Welcome to the number one recession survival blog! Sign up for our RSS feed and follow us on Twitter to get the most out of the information provided here. Thanks for joining us! Tweet Refugee, evacuee…potato, potata, huh?  In the past four years, New Orleanians have...

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Should We Worry About The National Debt?

Aug 31, 09 Should We Worry About The National Debt?

Posted by in News, Recession Opinions

Tweet The Obama administration recently revised its estimate of the ten-year deficit. Previously estimated at $7 trillion dollars, officials believe that the deficit will increase to $9 trillion dollars. These astronomical sums are going to be more fodder for...

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Becoming A Smarter Shopper

Aug 30, 09 Becoming A Smarter Shopper

Posted by in Family Matters, Saving

Tweet Since the recession began, we have become better at managing our finances.  We have learned how to budget, save, and even begin paying down our debt.  Now, we must become wiser consumers.  Becoming a smarter shopper is another skill that will have a positive impact...

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Conflicting Economic News Continues

Aug 29, 09 Conflicting Economic News Continues

Posted by in News, Recession Opinions

Tweet Factory output increased by 0.5% in July.  This marks the first time in nearly two years that output improved.  Economists are hoping that this news portends an economic recovery in the near future. The manufacturing sector is greeting this news with cautious...

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Strengthen Your Job Interview Skills

Aug 28, 09 Strengthen Your Job Interview Skills

Posted by in Jobs and Business

Tweet You have an awesome resume that highlights all of your relevant skills and experience.  You know that you are a perfect match for the job.  There is just one hurdle left: the interview.  For some, the interview is the easiest part of obtaining a job. Many possess...

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Avoid Loan Default

Tweet The necessity of obtaining a college education in an increasingly technological world is a stark reality for those pondering how they will pay for said education.  For the vast majority of new college entrants, government loans represent the most viable means...

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