Tag Archives: paycheck

Morphing to Meet Available Jobs

“If you can’t be with the one you love, honey, love the one you’re with.” Folk-rocker Stephen Stills was of course writing about a long-distance romance in his 1970 classic. But as I was thinking about the job market, specifically … Continue reading

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Parental question of the day: “Allowance” or “paycheck for chores?”

I remember with much positivity working to earn money from the age of 8 onward. I remember I would receive $1 for mowing the grass and since we lived in the country on acres of land, I learned to drive… Continue reading

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Check your withholding

Did you get a refund this year from the IRS? (Or, if you just filed last week after you read my blog post, are you expecting one?) Then you’ve effectively given good old Uncle Sam an interest-free loan of your… Continue reading

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How will you spend your 2011 Tax Holiday?

Happy Holidays from the IRS??? When does that happen! Apparently it’s happening throughout 2011. The government has given Americans a temporary “tax holiday” by cutting the payroll tax rate by two percentage points.* The best part: it’s the gift that… Continue reading

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