Advertiser Disclosure

Advertiser Disclosure: The credit card and banking offers that appear on this site are from credit card companies and banks from which receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site, including, for example, the order in which they appear on category pages. does not include all banks, credit card companies or all available credit card offers, although best efforts are made to include a comprehensive list of offers regardless of compensation. Advertiser partners include American Express, Chase, U.S. Bank, and Barclaycard, among others.

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.
Living Will Advance Health Care Directive

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?...
Work Retirement Collect Social Security

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...
Home Filing System

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...
Daily Money Manager

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...
Pros Cons Working Temp Agencies

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...
Using Social Media Find Job

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...