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Posted on: November 15, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Make £130 a Year Surfing the Internet

Reading Time: 4 mins We’re all online, all the time these days. Wouldn’t it be nice to earn something for it? You CAN! It’s easy to make money surfing the internet from your phone, desktop, or tablet – without doing anything differently. Introducing Ipsos Iris UK How to Get Paid Surfing the Internet More Ways to Get Paid Using the Internet Extra Ways to Make Money in Your Spare Time…

Posted on: November 14, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

5 Basic Bicycle Maintenance Skills Every Cyclist Should Know

When gyms and fitness studios closed their doors earlier this year due to the pandemic, bikes started flying off shelves as people looked for ways to be active while staying socially distanced. But just like cars, bikes require upkeep. Unlike cars, however, you can do a lot of basic bicycle maintenance yourself. Jake McFadden is a bike technician at E-Mobilize Bikes, a mobile bike service in St. Petersburg, Florida, doing…

Posted on: November 13, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Time, Money, Equipment: What Are Your Remote Working Rights?

Reading Time: 4 mins Your remote working rights are similar to those when you’re working in an office or on a business site. However, with so many of us now working from home when we weren’t expecting it, we’re missing out on potential support. We’ve put together this quick guide to help you make sure you’re getting everything you’re entitled as a new remote or flexible worker. You Have the…

Posted on: November 12, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Debt Management or Debt Consolidation? How to Pick the Right Move for You

So, you’ve got debt. It sucks, but you’re not alone — about 80% of Americans have debt, too. Some of it is good debt, like mortgages and student loans; some of it not so great, like overwhelming credit card balances. When you decide to take on that credit card debt, there are a couple of options for you, debt management and debt consolidation being the most common and affordable. Debt-settlement…

Posted on: November 11, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Make Money Selling Empty Boxes

Reading Time: 5 mins You can make money in so many different ways these days, and yes, you heard us right – that includes empty boxes. With the rise in popularity of influencers and bloggers, we’re also seeing an increasing demand to sell old boxes for tech and designer goods online. This is our simple guide on how you can sell the empty boxes you have lying around at home…

Posted on: November 10, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Here’s How a Seasonal Job Could Affect Your Unemployment Benefits

A record number of Americans are collecting unemployment benefits at a time when many major companies are seeking to hire hundreds of thousands of temporary workers ahead of the holidays. If you’re one of the more than 20 million Americans receiving jobless aid and are having trouble finding sustainable work, you might be considering a seasonal gig at a place like Amazon, Target or UPS. But is taking a seasonal…

Posted on: November 9, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Follow These Steps To Find A Job In The Financial Services Sector

Reading Time: 3 mins Are you looking for a job? You may be seeking new employment for several reasons. Whether you’re ready for a new career entirely, have lost your position due to the current economic climate, or you are starting, look to the financial services market for your next profession. The UK has numerous firms and institutions that contribute financial solutions to retail and commercial customers. Businesses such as…

Posted on: November 8, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

An Error Killed My 800 Credit Score. How Do I Fix It?

Dear Penny, Recently, my husband and I looked into refinancing our mortgage and discovered that my credit score, which had been well above 800, had dipped to the high 600s. The reason: A debt collection agency reported that we failed to pay a bill to our children’s pediatrician.  I started receiving calls from this agency in late 2019. They called from various numbers and never left any messages. I had…

Posted on: November 7, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

Fresh off the Web: How to Start an Internet Business

Reading Time: 3 mins In both the former and current decade, there is at least one thing that we can be sure about: digitalization is a phenomenon that has grown tremendously and shows no signs of stopping. Many preexisting businesses have switched recently from physical to digital. Stop and ask yourself: when is the last time you read your news on paper? And the press is only one of the…

Posted on: November 6, 2020 Posted by: ABC7 Comments: 0

FDCPA Updates Could Mean Texts and Emails From Debt Collectors

Tired of debt collectors’ harassing calls? Their newest tactics could involve pestering you through texts and emails — maybe even on Facebook. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a final rule to update to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). The good news: Collectors will be limited to calling you seven times a week per debt. The bad news: They can send you unlimited emails and texts, and they…