The Council for Disability Awareness is happy to announce the expansion of our blog to include topics of importance to employers. Our goal is to create a discussion with human resource and business leaders that covers all things related to the workplace and employee benefits. One topic we will highlight more frequently is employers’ expanding focus on employee financial health and wellness.
Maternity/parental leave rules vary widely by employer and by state. Talk to your human resources manager to find out what your resources are at both an employer and state level.
Renters insurance provides insurance coverage for belongings that are stolen, damaged, or lost. It also provides liability coverage should someone become injured on your premises. Is renters insurance worth it? Find out here.
Debit cards are great because they limit your ability to charge more than you should financially. But there are debit card dangers you should be aware of. For instance, the level of purchase protection is not as good as it is with credit cards.
There is a lot of misinformation out there regarding long-term disability insurance. We’re here to set the record straight on five of the most common myths. And check out how we took down three other long-term disability misconceptions here.
You are going to have a baby. You have plenty of planning to do: Baby showers, potential schools, preparing the nursery, and preparing yourself for three hours of sleep. Everything seems to be discussed except for finances. Without deep, anticipatory discussions and planning you may be walking headlong into any number of common financial mistakes new parents often make.
AI is not only in factories anymore. Actually they have started to take over white-collar positions as well. How can you make yourself indispensable in your line of work? Start by enhancing these job skills.
Some say invest. Some say pay off student loans early. What will you do with your student loan debt? Well, it depends on your situation. It is entirely your choice, so we have compiled a pro/cons list for you to consider prior to your decision.
It is almost second nature to our understanding: Budgets should be created so we know where and how much of our money is outgoing versus incoming. Yet, we fight budgeting like the plague. Perhaps these budgeting apps can make this task a bit simpler for you.
When we are young we feel invincible. We believe time is on our side and there is plenty of time to work out financial situations once we are older. However, this is rarely the case. Check out these millennial money mistakes that can hurt you financially in the long term.