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Freelancers

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Feel like becoming your own boss, better create a good work environment.

According to the Freelancers Union about 36% of the U.S. workforce is made up of freelancers, contributing nearly $1.4 trillion a year to the economy. In the next ten years it's predicted that the majority of American workers will work for themselves. But before you hand in your two weeks’ notice and set up your home office Entrepreneur Magazine says there are a few things you should know.  read more »

Get Rich Quick

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Your pockets may be feeling a little bit lighter these days and whether you're one of the lucky employed or looking for your next paycheck there are other ways to bring home some bacon.

Career Builder has put together a list of ten creative ways people are boosting their income. One simple solution is selling your books. If you're a college student or still have some college textbooks you can sell them back to your school or through some websites. You probably won't get as much as you paid for them but it's a way to make some quick cash. And if you didn't hold on to your old school books raid your personal library. Anything you don't read anymore can be sold to used bookstores.  read more »