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Susan Borowski

Susan Borowski is a regular contributing writer to online and print publications, as well as a science blogger, which allows her to express the science geek in her. As a former corporate and litigation paralegal, human resources manager, and HR editor, she is knowledgeable in various areas of law and business.
Best Online Dating Sites

Best Online Dating Sites – Comparing Free vs. Paid Subscription Sites

Being divorced for several years, I have tried my hand at online dating, experimenting with a number of different sites, and I know from experience that for someone new to the process, it can...
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12 Ways to Lower Your Heating Bills and Save Money

I grew up in an old, uninsulated farmhouse, and winters were cold, both inside and out. I swore that when I grew up I'd never be cold again. Though you'd think that this requires...
Leaving Kids Home Alone Age

Leaving Kids Home Alone – At What Ages Are They Ready?

It's tempting to try to save money by eliminating daycare or a babysitter to care for your children in your absence. Although being home alone can help kids learn to be independent, it is imperative...
Ways Prevent Cold Flu

7 Ways to Prevent a Cold or Flu and Stay Healthy

During flu season, if people start coughing and sneezing around you, it might be wise to run. Those viruses are equal-opportunity invaders, and any nearby host will do. However, as you know, it's not possible...
Have Fun Tight Entertainment Budget

13 Affordable Ways to Have Fun on a Tight Entertainment Budget

I am a single parent with a teenage son, and as a writer with an ever-changing level of income, I'm always watching what I spend. Many Americans are in my situation, and many have...
Kids Chores Allowance

Allowance for Kids – Types & How Much You Should Pay for Chores

There are two general schools of thought in regards to paying kids an allowance: Kids should earn money in exchange for doing chores, or kids should not be paid for regular contributions that are expected...