A Week in Greensboro, NC, on an $80,000 Salary

Welcome to Spending Notes, where we do a weekly deep dive into how our readers spend their cash. Today: a physical therapist who makes $80,000 a year Occupation: physical therapist Age: 27 Location: Greensboro, NC Salary: $80,000 (approx. $2,400 per pay period) Day One I work as a physical therapist at a clinic in Greensboro, NC. My spouse, F., and I just purchased our home a few months ago and were looking for window cleaning services. Our neighbor M. referred us to Greensboro Read more [...]

4 Tips to Avoid Injury During Construction Projects

Construction projects are notoriously dangerous. Whether you’re involved with building a new house or renovating an existing structure, there is always the chance for injury. Naturally, this is the last thing you want. Whether it’s you or someone else working on the project, you should always hope for the best but prepare for the worst. Fortunately, physical injury is something that can be avoided in most cases — as long as you take the necessary precautions. So, in today’s guide, we will Read more [...]