The Economic Policy Institute has gathered info on the cost of living across the country and have put it all together in a handy calculator that will tell you the average cost of living for your family.
Although the holiday season brings a lot of joy it also brings a lot of financial setbacks. According to the National Retail Federation spending is expected to be at an all time high this year. WalletHub reports
...the average per-person tab expected to reach $805...
I suppose the salaries of any higher ed professional is a matter of public record so it should be no surprise that the Grand Rapids Press has listed who is making what pay at Grand Rapids Community College.
I can only speak for myself and say that it's a little over the top to see your name printed in the local paper with such personal details about what you make for living... yikes!
Save, Save, Save! (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images) Times have been tough for awhile .. I should know after standing in the unemployment line a time or two!
Here's a super helpful list from Uncoached.com of things you can do until your situation turns around...