You think your credit report is off-limits to potential employers – think again.  Today, nearly half of employers (47%) will check your credit score before hiring you, according to a New York Times (2013).   Don’t be alarmed, there are some steps even first-time job seekers can take ahead of seeking out new employment opportunities […]

Cards (MP) Your credit card can be a delightful tool if use correctly. If you pay your bills on time, it’s actually a “no-interest” short-term loan. And if you follow MoneyPacers, you know credit should be used to make investments, such as real estate, etc. Yet our purposes here will be to discuss the biggest […]