Think you deserve a raise at work? While it sounds intimidating, it may be time to ask. Here are six expert tips for how to request a raise: bit.ly/askforworkraise.
Auto Buying Tip: If you're ready to buy, visit the dealership before the end of March for a better deal. Not only are buyers more likely to negotiate a lower price toward the end of the month, but March is also the end of a sales quarter.
Lucky's Market Tallahassee Bags for Change program is currently benefiting PACE Leon!
This makes supporting PACE SO EASY! All you have to do is bring a reusable... shopping bag with you to Lucky's. The cashier will give you a wooden dime for every bag you bring. Then place those wooden dimes into PACE's slot in the peg board on your way out the door.
At the end of the campaign, the wooden dimes will be tallied up and Lucky's will send PACE a donation!
As a proud sponsor of the Florida State University baseball program, we were thrilled to be a part of the game yesterday against University of Notre Dame. Our staff enjoyed throwing out the first pitch, talking with fans, and most importantly a great game! Congrats on the win. Go Noles!
First Florida Financial Tip: Track your mood any time you start impulse spending. Do you find you only do so when you're upset? If yes, you're more likely to regret the purchase later. Being aware of your emotions can help you prevent overspending.
Auto Buying Tip: Documentation fees are a standard part of the car buying process, with Florida's median rate being $799. If your contract shows fees higher than that, negotiate a price closer to the average.
Our third session in the FSCJ Business Speaker Series is March 29! This month we're learning how medical acupuncture has continued to grow in the U.S. and how it has been incorporated into traditional medical care. The event is free to the public and includes breakfast. Learn more and register here: fscj.edu/business-speakers/registration.
Money is the leading cause of stress for couples, but open communication is the first step to reducing conflict. Check out these other helpful tips based off a new study from Elevate's Center for the New Middle Class: bit.ly/couplesfinances.