When Your Confidential Information Is Leaked We give out our confidential personal information all the time with the expectation that it will be protected. When you apply for a credit card, start a new job or visit the doctor’s office, for example, your personal information is collected and stored. But what happens when that information is stored improperly or mistakenly leaked?
How We Fail Our Kids Financially Whether you like it or not, you will be a primary force in how your kids handle finances as adults. In these increasingly difficult economic times, you probably wish your parents had spent more time teaching you about the personal-finance basics before having to learn them the hard way.
Hotels for the Chic and Cheap The economic recession has dampened travel, resulting in smaller crowds and lower room rates. Boutique hotels, luxurious and chic, are opening across North America, offering unique accommodations at a discount. There's never been a cheaper time to book a getaway. Check out the deals.
Laid Off? 4 Fun Jobs To Keep You Busy What do you do if your emaciated bank account is starting to hunger for a regular paycheck, but you can't find a job in your field? Don’t despair! There are ways, even in this dreadful economy, to bring in some bucks while also enjoying yourself. Here are a few fun jobs that may be within your reach.