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Paychecks & Balances | Personal Finance & Career Advice for Millennials

May 31, 2016

This week we discuss why it's important (and beneficial) to keep your income profile updated on your credit card(s). In the market for a new credit card? We also discuss the pros/cons and "how to" not only search for a new credit card but also how to pick the credit card that best fits your specific need. Lastly,...


May 26, 2016

Today's question: You guys give great info and I just enjoy listening to you while at work. Please keep up the great work...young professionals need you. Now on to the question...I'm looking to transition to another division within my company (getting back in the lab space) and a hiring manager for a position I'm...


May 24, 2016

"The Millennials shall inherit the Earth." – Ancient Internet Proverb In 2015, Millennials passed Baby Boomers as the largest generation. So, what now? Are we too young to start our Millennial-Life Crisis? What does a Millennial’s “pursuit of happiness” and the new “American Dream” look like through the...


May 17, 2016

This week we follow-up on a success story from a listener's following of our advice form PB8: Credit Roulette. On the career management and job front we discuss the following quote:

What do you think? Is it your job's responsibility to make you happy? Can you really check off the boxes of good money, work life balance,...


May 9, 2016

PAYMENTS? Credit card, PAYMENTS? WE TALKING CREDIT CARDS PAYMENTS??? That's right friends. We talking credit card payments. This week we also address two listener questions from our Twitter account:

  1.  RT @mmhmmgirl @PayBalances: what's the quickest way to get a lowered interest rate?
  2. RT @itsa_toristory @PayBalances:...