Monthly Archives: December 2010

Earn more by attending these colleges

It is not what you know, but who you know. Surely you have heard that phrase once or twice before and maybe you have anecdotes that would support the meaning of the phrase. Speaking from personal experience, I am certain that my first job out of college was obtained not only because I was qualified […] continue reading

Christmas Classics at My New Choice

With the Christmas holiday quickly approaching, I’ve noticed that a number of previous posts here at My New Choice are still quite popular with visitors to the site. As you’re finishing your holiday shopping and wrapping presents for your loved ones, take a moment to read these popular posts: Do you tip contractors? The subject […] continue reading

Until hidden purchases do us part

We all know the traditional wedding vows that discuss sickness and health, love and cherish, and all that other good stuff until death do us part. But there isn’t any mention of hiding purchases from your spouse. Given the number of marriages that dissolve due in large part to financial reasons, it should come as […] continue reading

Blame childhood for financial immaturity

Why is it that some of us are like bees, good at saving money, and others are still living paycheck to paycheck even though they are well into their forties? “The child within” theory is finding more and more proponents. This theory holds that our spending habits are formed in childhood. People who are bad […] continue reading