As recent numbers still come in, U.S. unemployment is now between 13% and 16% due to the current worldwide pandemic. As pay-cuts and lay-offs become an ever-present reality, preparing for a “rainy-day” is a good idea to say the least. Understanding the times and learning how to adapt equals survival for you and your family. By following the five steps below, you’ll discover levels of financial security and independence that will allow you to survive in an uncertain economy.

Young Employees

A recent article from Fox News suggests that many graduating college students have not factored in a key element to being hired for a job: their overall appearance.

According to a recent poll in June 2009, 35% of those surveyed said they or another member of their household skipped dentist visits or checkups due to cost. Most likely, this number has increased dramatically in the last several months. So, is there no way to continue having necessary oral work done even in an economy like this? Is there any cheap option available?