is my employer suggesting I apply to other jobs, vacation time after giving notice, and more

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. Is my HR rep suggesting I apply to jobs at other companies? ...more

Capital One update

Hey! I realized I have one more quick update to share with you guys! Remember this situation? ...more

Dental Hygeine

Surprise, surprise. When you play with fire you get burned. And, we got ourselves a little “ouchie” (as my girls would call it) this month ....more

Life Insurance Update

I’ve mentioned it before, but we currently do not have life insurance. Yes, I know how irresponsible and dumb this is, particularly since we have children, yadda yadda yadda (...more

do you have to tell your boss why you’re quitting?

This was originally published on June 2, 2011. A reader writes: I will be giving my (two week) notice at my job this Friday. ...more

open thread – July 11, 2014

It’s the Friday open thread. This post is for work-related discussions only. Please hold anything off topic for the free-for-all open thread that’s coming this Sunday ....more

REI Outlet Sale Plus Extra 15% to 35% Off [ErgoBaby, Clothes, Shoes, Bikes, More]

REI’s having an outlet sale right now. The more you buy, the more you save...more

Extra 25% off Markdowns at Gymboree [plus Extra 20% off Markdowns at Crazy8]

Right now at, prices on markdowns have been reduced by an extra 25% for a total savings of up to 70%. School uniforms and jeans are BOGO 50% off At sister store Crazy8, markdowns have been reduced by an extra 20% through Sunday. Prices start at $3.19 ....more