Archives for February 2014

Cost of Living by State

Looking to retire? Start a family? Or just tired of how much it costs to live in your state? Check out this interactive infographic. In it you will find a state-by-state comparison of what residents spend on average  for housing, income tax, utilities, college tuition, gas, healthcare, car insurance and property taxes. Click on each header tab and the respective state to find the information you seek:

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Top 7 tips to reduce your carbon footprint

With a growing public awareness to the dangers of global warming (climate change), it is becoming increasingly important to remain informed about how you can reduce your carbon footprint. Listed below are seven ways in which you can reduce your carbon footprint and safeguard the environment for future generations.

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1-Green electricity

Renewable energy is the future of energy resources, due to its significant environmental benefits as well as providing a solution to the depleting reserves of fossil fuels.… [Read more]

The Woes of Discrimination in the Workplace

Often, employees feel powerless when faced with what they believe to be discrimination in the workplace. Out of fear of losing their jobs in the current economic climate, many people feel that they have no choice but to tolerate certain behaviors, including harassment, jokes, and coworker favoritism, among other sometimes difficult to prove forms of discrimination.… [Read more]