Wages and Salary
October 15, 2013
In just a few short weeks, I will have my very last day at my desk job. It’s crazy to think that if things work out the way I’ve planned, I might never drive to an office to go to work ever again.
For the longest time, I thought that I’d be...
September 26, 2013
I am in the “between jobs” position right now, in the most literal sense. After my beloved seasonal position came to an end I was told of a possible...
August 26, 2013
There’s no better feeling than receiving your first real paycheck. You worked hard in school, pounded the pavement, and landed a job that pays pretty...
August 23, 2013
Which would you rather earn:$50,000 but your coworkers earn $25,000$100,000 but your coworkers earn $250,00
Or would you rather have:1 week vacation, but your coworkers have 24 weeks vacation, but your...
August 22, 2013
My wife makes a lot more in salary than I do. At least that is the story that our salaries would tell you. However, she does not get a bonus...
August 19, 2013
After months of meetings and red tape, I recently found myself with a new job offer for a position I’d wanted for some time. I’ll be starting in...
August 9, 2013
When you’re getting ready to start college many people will tell you that you can’t work while you’re a student. They’ll tell you how hard it is to balance school and work, and they might advise you that you should focus on your studies and not...
July 17, 2013
Many people may not know this, but Abraham Lincoln ran and lost many state legislature, U.S. congress and vice presidential races before becoming president of the United States. ...
July 2, 2013
I recently house-sat for a family I know with a beautiful house and an amazing backyard. I was really excited to have the opportunity to stay on the “better” side of town and enjoy a shorter commute to work each day.
I was also looking...
June 27, 2013
Well, things have done a 180 just in the past month. It's been a whirlwind. I'm working close to full time now after getting rehired at another Walmart location, and I’m planning to save all the money I can for the next few months...