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Category Archives: Unemployment

Yakezie Swap: What would you do if you were homeless?

Image via Wikipedia This is a blog swap chain letter organized through the Yakezie network. There are 4 stops. Check out my post “A Homeless Plan to Guard Against Hopeless” at the next stop! The following is a blog-swap guest post by CT, who formerly co-created Broke Professionals and now blogs about his freelance business and blogging at FreelancePF.com;… Continue Reading

I Can’t Do Nothing

Thank you to Almost Frugal for including this post in the Carnival of Money Stories. Please consider subscribing for more money stories, along with money saving tips, and usually better humor. by a.b. The sign said “I may be ugly, but we’re still hungry.” I looked down and saw the most beautiful well-behaved mutt, laying… Continue Reading

Unemployment Ambivalence

by a.b. I had the strangest moment today. My cell phone rang, and the Caller I.D. was a number I didn’t know. On the line was a very pleasant woman responding to a resume I had sent, offering me a job interview, which I promptly scheduled. Some might think that this would instantly cue the… Continue Reading