5 Things About Family Law You Didn’t Know

As a broad area of law, family law covers many complex topics. Among these are divorce, child custody, mediation, and prenuptial agreements, all of which can shape people's lives. However, while dealing with many issues, it still has various aspects few people may be aware of when proceeding with a legal situation. If you will be involved in a...

How an Interest Rate Hike Could Affect Small Businesses

Ever since the depths of the Great Recession and the collapse of the housing market, the Federal Reserve has kept interest rates at close to zero. Those artificially low interest rates were designed to spark a wave of hiring, encourage investments and give home buyers greater confidence and lower mortgage payments.   For the most part, the actions of the Federal...

These Unlawful HR Practices Can Have Damaging Consequences

Labor laws can be complicated, partially because different states and municipalities have their own laws for what an employer can and cannot do. If you are a student or a job seeker, you need to know your rights so you can detect unlawful activity. For HR professionals, you need to be aware of unlawful practices and put a stop...

Does Groupon Save You Money?

It can be a challenge to find online coupon companies which actually provide the services they offer. It pays to be wary while searching because many fraudulent companies masquerade as coupon companies, and their primary objective could be to collect your credit card or debit card information. This is not the case with Groupon. Groupon is a great way...

Why America’s Hemp Industry Could Become A Major Source of Money

The hemp industry’s steady growth is good news for many. Truly, hemp has enormous potential for good as America’s #1 developing cash crop. Here are several reasons why the hemp industry is becoming a major player in the economy today. Hemp Sales Hemp marketing potential has been rapidly increasing and will...

Are We on the Edge of Another Mortgage Crisis?

Real Estate Investors be advised. The US housing market may be in for another mortgage crisis on the level of that ten years ago. Or maybe not. Different sources claim different opinions, and both deserve exploration. So, without further ado: The 2017 (Or Not) Mortgage Bubble.   A History Lesson A number of financial factors caused the infamous 2008 Housing Crisis in...

How to Make Your Online Presence a Source of Career Success

These days online presence has become a crucial element in the success of many careers. If you are a career-minded individual interested in utilizing your online presence to jumpstart the success of your career, here are a few tips. Follow Your Business Leaders Following your business leaders on their social media...

Practical Insurance All Shop-Keepers Should Consider

Shopkeepers are some of the busiest business owners. They have to run the store, keep up with advertising, maintain their physical shop, ship in products, and get to know their customers. To ensure success, shopkeepers need to keep away other worries that may hamper their day to day business. Insurance is one worry that should be addressed early on...

3 Must-Haves for Creating a Safety Plan for Your Business

Accidents can happen in the workplace and sometimes injuries are unavoidable. These injuries can affect the lives of your employees as well as the health of your business. However, you can provide protection for yourself and your employees with a proactive approach to a workplace safety plan. There are a few things that are essential to you...

How Can I Help My Students Feel More Confident?

Being a teacher should be about more than showing your students how to memorize information that will be on a test. It should be about helping them to become the best possible versions of themselves and be proud of who they are. Confidence is a gift that is within all of us, but it often needs to be coaxed...

The Shell Game: Exposing Americans in the Panama Papers

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The Panama Papers is the largest ever leak of secure data. The German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung received a large amount of encrypted internal documents from Mossack Fonseca, a Panama-based company that sells offshore shell companies to wealthy clients.  The secure documents have been called the “Panama Papers” which contain copies of emails, PDFs, and photo files from the secretive law firm located...

Top 5 Challenges That Event Producers Face

Every time you are planning an event, mainly in a company setting, you need to do a lot to pull it off successfully. Many questions will arise. Where will you host it? Who will help you? How much money do you have? Planning is very tricky especially because every action builds on a previous step. One wrong move may take...

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7 Things You Never Knew About South Africa

(Image Source: CapetownVillas.net) South Africa lies on the southernmost tip of Africa. It is the second most visited country on the continent. There is so...

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