Does Your Teen Need A Summer Job? Here Are 9 Companies That Hire Teenagers

Kate Streit  |  April 19, 2018

Getting your first job is a rite of passage for teens to learn about the value of money, hard work and responsibility. Do you have a teenager looking for a job? Here’s what you need to know. As a general rule, kids need to be at least 14 to get most jobs, according to the Fair …

This Company is Filling Work-From-Home Jobs In 40 States (And Benefits Are Included)

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 18, 2018

Looking for a new job? How about one with full benefits you can do right at home? If so, a job posting at customer support provider Sykes might be just the thing for you. The company is looking for customer service representatives in 40 states and bilingual representatives (those who can speak English and Spanish) …

How to win $25,000 to buy a franchise

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 17, 2018

Do you have dreams of some day owning your own business? How about a franchise? If so, the International Franchise Expo (IFE) has a big opportunity for you. Now until May 14, IFE’s “Franchise Me” contest is taking video submissions from anyone hoping to purchase a franchise. One winner will receive up to $25,000 toward …

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Kroger is hiring 11,000 workers and raising its wages

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 13, 2018

In need of a job? The Kroger grocery chain is looking to hire thousands of workers at its nationwide family of stores for positions for everything from cashiers to pharmacy technicians and management. The company says it has created 100,000 new jobs since 2007—10,000 last year alone—and it does not seem to be slowing down, with …

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These part-time jobs let you get paid to rep brands you already love

Chelsea Davis  |  April 12, 2018

What if you could make money simply by helping get others into brands and products that you likely already love? Iconic companies like Oakley, New Balance and Fender are looking for part-time workers called brand ambassadors who will help keep their products front and center in the minds of consumers. The jobs are available through …

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Mike Rowe offering scholarship for people who want to go to trade school

Kate Streit  |  April 12, 2018

If you or someone you know is interested in a job in the trades — such as plumbing, electrical work or welding — former “Dirty Jobs” host Mike Rowe is offering a scholarship program through his charitable foundation that will offer money for skilled jobs training. This is the fifth year in a row that …

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Facebook will pay you up to $40,000 if you find a big data leak

Kate Streit  |  April 11, 2018

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook is taking steps to ensure another disastrous data breach does not occur. As part of their efforts, the company has announced a Data Abuse Bounty Program that will reward people who find cases of data abuse on its platforms. The company will give people who identify qualifying …

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Legoland Is Hiring A Master Builder—Here’s How To Apply

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 11, 2018

We all had pretty big dreams about what we wanted to be when we grew up. Firefighters, ballerinas, doctors. And while all of those are (somewhat) obtainable, it’s probably safe to say you never thought you’d be able to get paid to just play with Legos all day, right? Well, friends, that too is a …

This job comes with free housing on a beautiful island

Augusta Statz  |  April 11, 2018

Just off the coast of Cornwall, England, sits a small island called St. Michael’s Mount. It’s a tidal island, which means that it’s accessible by land, but only at low tide. And despite having only 30 citizens, St. Michael’s Mount saw 350,000 visitors last year. Due to its popularity with tourists, the island is looking …

How to save for retirement without a 401(k)

CNN  |  April 10, 2018

When it comes to retirement saving, a 401(k) is often considered the gold standard. A 401(k) certainly makes saving easier. The money is taken directly from your paycheck, before you get a chance to spend it elsewhere. Making contributions lowers your taxes, and some employers even match the amount you save. But a third of …