The Best Jobs in the U.S.

Need help figuring out what to do next? Glassdoor released  its annual report listing the 50 best jobs in America. For the full list, go HERE: Here’s the cheat sheet to the 25 best based on base salary, employee satisfaction and job openings: Data scientist DevOps engineer Data engineer Tax manager Analytics manager HR manager…

On One Hand Walmart Saves Us Money and On The Other…

In addition to trying new discount programs for its customers, Walmart is also planning on cutting hundreds of corporate jobs this month. What happens to Bentonville, AR if Walmart fails? Want to save even more at Walmart? Check out Swagbucks.com and their shop and earn options. Right now, you would receive an extra 4% cash…

Where Are All Of The Good Jobs?

According to Glassdoor, these are the 25 highest paying jobs in 2017; with a median salary of at least $90,000. #25 – Attorney – Median Base Salary of $94,695 #24 – Nuclear Engineer – Median Base Salary of $94,852 #23 – Financial Planning and Analysis Manager – Median Base Salary of $94,862 #22 – Scrum…

Free Technical Training

Have you ever wanted to learn how to code. Now is a great chance to not only learn how to code for free, but to have a guaranteed job at the end of your free training. Revature is a technology talent development company. They are based in Virginia and are recruiting students from several colleges…

Where Are All Of The Good Jobs?

According to Glassdoor, these are the 25 highest paying jobs in 2017; with a median salary of at least $90,000. #25 – Attorney – Median Base Salary of $94,695 #24 – Nuclear Engineer – Median Base Salary of $94,852 #23 – Financial Planning and Analysis Manager – Median Base Salary of $94,862 #22 – Scrum…

Billionaire Club

Forbes just put out there list of billionaires and this elite club grew by 233 members from last year’s list. There are 2,043 billionaires on the 2017 list; which is the largest increase in 31 years. The US billionaires lead the pack with 565 billionaires worth $2.76tn; followed by Asia-Pacific 720 worth $2.07tn, and Europe…

Costco Is Increasing Their Membership Fees

It has been reported that their membership has increased since changing their credit card policy to include Visa. Costco is expecting to make $643.5 million from their membership fees alone. Visa is expected to raise their fees and Costco is expected to increase their membership fees in 2017 to offset that cost.

Where not to live in 2017

According to Kiplinger, these five states are going to see their taxes go up in 2017. Maine: Expect to see higher income taxes on top earners (incomes over $200,000). Estimated to put an extra $142 million in the State’s pocket. California: Increasing the taxes on smokers. Cigarettes and e-cigarettes taxes are increasing from 87 cents…

JCPenney Shutting up to 140 Stores

There goes an easy summer/holiday gig. Working at JCP was one of the first jobs that I ever had and I loved it!  They changed CEOs a couple of times recently and tried to bring in new customers by changing some of their business models, which failed miserably.  Brick and Mortar stores continue to struggle. …