So after 3 years of college I left because it wasn’t for me. I looked into trucking since my uncle did trucking fora few years. I went and did the CDL school and have been working for this company for about 10 months now. I don’t think I want to stay OTR, I will probably go do local work after another 6 months to a year, but being able to live pretty much rent free and not worry about tons of bills is nice. I’ve been putting half my check towards... see more

Great job. Do your best and the rewards are out there

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Below is a calculator to determine what a 'living wage' would be in your location. Do you think this is accurate?
Jobcase believes every employer should help provide either a living wage or a pathway to it. We understand that not every job will be able to pay a living wage. But we believe employers should provide one of the following 3 cases for every job:
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b) if providing a sub-living wage, THEN provide an internal... see more

I like your premise but not the figures. How old is your data? I'm referring specifically to typical expenses as... see more

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Sallie Mae is double garnishing me now. They have two arms coming at me. So now working at my par time minimum wage job. I am being garnished 30 percent of my income. Thanks to my inability to get anything better. I am even poorer now.

Tell me again why college was worth it? That is even with me having a MBA and BFA in animation. College is a scam. It is not worth it. All it gave me is low wage work. Made me even more unemployable then I was... see more

Hi Mike Grauer Jr - I am so sorry to hear that things have been a struggle recently. If you feel exhausted from... see more

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Matt Bornhorst Those jobs you listed would not work for me. My are a very old and would not last vert long or the... see more

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If you are thinking about working w a firm on your student loan debt, read this first.

Yikes! Yes Frederick Goff if it involves money then there is likely a scam for it and relief for college debt is... see more

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I received my acceptance letter into a FNP program today and start March 5th! I am so excited and know finding a job will eventually happen. However, I need to find grants or scholarships to cover some of the cost. Where can I find financial assistance for advancing my education? Google has been a waste of time.

Congratulations Mindy. Have you tried your state board of Nursing? They often offer scholarships to nurses who are... see more

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Can you apply for debt forgiveness of student loans


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I was working for this company for like 1 year and 2 months everything was find until my General manager step down. The company bring in some new general manager and everything started going down the drain I applied for a payday loan back in July the loan office had to call and verify it I got the loan I missed one payment in Oct and they sent out a letter saying if I didn't make payment they was going to start garnish wages so I did.this new... see more

As a store manager (fast food) I unlike some others here, believe you have a good.chance of getting unemployment... see more

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Ok first off when I wrote this I was very upset second I have good communication and customers service skills I was... see more

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you want a better paying job. you want a better paying career. you could use extra money now . even if you can get a consolidated loan with low interest low payments. which the credit unions do for people and they help you improve your credit. and finally you have bad credit and don't qualify for anything like where can you get a car finance new or used. where can you get a house finance. how can you get financing for a career or to open a... see more


I would not suggest taking out a loan without a stable and consistent form of income.

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You can get a loan modefacation try the Harp Laon the government offers it. God Bless.

I having a hard time understanding how someone with that background can understand the employment challenges of middle and low income America. What do you think?

I will never understand why people hate on a successful person. I hear the same thing about Oprah who is incredibly... see more

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