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Claire Moore

In addition to her writing, Claire teaches business and computer skills for several universities in Northern California. In 2009 she published her first book, "Jumpstart Your Bookkeeping Business" which provides a step-by-step plan for starting a bookkeeping business based on her experiences as a professional bookkeeper and tax preparer.
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What Is a Living Will – Advance Health Care Directive

Making healthcare decisions for yourself can be hard enough, but what if you have to make decisions for a loved one who is unable to speak or communicate their wishes? And what about you?...
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How to Rebuild & Fix Your Credit Score – 7 Steps to Follow

It doesn't take much to damage a good credit score. A missed payment here, a late payment there, and before you know it, your score has dropped below 600 and into dangerous territory. Once...
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How to Set Up an IRS Tax Payment Plan – 8 Steps to Consider

It's always nice to receive a tax refund - it can feel almost like finding free money. Unfortunately, sometimes you end up owing Uncle Sam money, and even if you can't afford to pay...
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How Working After Retirement Can Affect Your Social Security Benefits

Whether it's a desire to contribute to society or to increase spendable income, many retirees decide to go back to work. Some have found their savings and investments eroded by the financial crisis, while...
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How to Create a Home Filing System for Record Keeping

Each year, the ordeal of gathering the necessary information to complete and file your tax return seems increasingly difficult, doesn't it? This problem may be alleviated by implementing an efficient home filing system. But completing...
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How to Choose a Daily Money Manager for Your Finances

Handling bills, deposits, and payments is a daunting task for most of us, but consider how much more challenging it becomes as we enter our later years. The elderly are more susceptible to diseases...
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Top 9 Job Interview Tips You Need to Know

After countless hours of scouring through job listings, filling out application forms, and mailing out cover letters and resumes, you finally get the call: You have a job interview. The hard part is over,...
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Working for Temp Agencies – Pros & Cons of Temping (Temporary Job)

It's a tough job market out there right now, but you don't need me to tell you that. Finding work is especially challenging for young people who are just starting their careers, as well...
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How to Use Your Social Media Profiles to Find a Job

If you are looking for a job, or have recently, it's likely that you've utilized social media to search and apply for jobs. In addition to keeping in touch with friends, social media is...