Do Good Grades Equate to Good Jobs?

good grades equate to good jobs
“I got straight A’s! Gimme the job!” Don’t say this unless you want to be laughed out of the interview. One day (or perhaps even right now) you will have your own company or you will be hired at another company because of the desire to make money. High grades alone prove nothing of your ability to be successful. They give a hint that you can be successful. After all, you are due some credit....
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Are Investing Courses Worth It?

Are investing couses worth it
Are investing courses worth it? Sadly, there is no cut-and-dried answer to this question since much depends on both the quality of the courses as well as the ability of the student to absorb the information. That said, there are some things you can do that will make choosing whether to take an investing class or not easier. amzn_assoc_placement = “adunit0”; amzn_assoc_search_bar = “true”; amzn_assoc_tracking_id...
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COVID-19 Relief Resources For Small Business Owners

coronavirus relief small business
Are you a small business owner who was affected by coronavirus lockdown requirements? The Small Business Administration was suddenly thrust into the limelight during the earliest weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic in America and much has been made of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and other measures drafted as part of the economic stimulus effort to shore up the U.S. economy. But PPP isn’t the...
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NYSE Reopens: What Are The Rules In Place?

NYSE Reopens
On March of 2020, CNBC reported that the global COVID-19 pandemic forced a historic closure of the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange; a March 18, 2020 CNBC post noted that two employees at NYSE tested positive for COVID-19; the closure marked the “first time the physical trading floor of the Big Board has ever shut independently” to rely on electronic trading as it has ever since. The...
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Is Monthly SSDI Enough To Make Ends Meet?

Is Monthly SSDI Enough To Make Ends Meet
Is monthly SSDI enough to make ends meet? To start, it’s important to know what SSDI is and how it differs from a similar program called SSI. Social Security Disability (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) differ in some fairly important ways. According to the official site, SSDI “pays benefits to you and certain family members if you worked long enough and paid Social Security taxes”. Adult...
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