Life’s Financial Journeys

Heading Off to College
Getting Out on Your Own
Blending Two Lives
Having a Child
Emptying the Nest
Entering Retirement
Death of a Life Partner
Military Life

Unfortunately, the fraudsters also see opportunity to take advantage of individuals who are looking for work.

Most require money up front and do not deliver on promises made. Or, others sound like for very little time, you can make a lot of money. In these cases, its best to follow the old adage, “if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.”

The following resources may assist you in avoids scams when looking for a job:

Job scams

5 tips to avoid job scams

Be wary of work at home schemes

Heading Off To College Tasks

1. Managing your own money
2. Finding a place to live
3. Setting up your own banking account
4. Getting your first job
5. Using credit wisely while in school

Getting your first job Subtasks

1. The job search
2. The job application and interview
3. Tax withholding from your paycheck
4. Job scams

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