September 21, 2012
According to a recent study published in the European Journal of Social Psychology, you should drink coffee while participating in a negotiation. The study found that the more caffeine you consume, the less likely you are to budge in the negotiation.
The study says that “attitudes formed after caffeine consumption resisted counter persuasion and led to indirect attitude change.” Their reasoning goes that this will more likely lead to “greater agreement” during the interaction. Fascinating!
Let’s face it. Kids aren’t cheap, so you have to save money where you can. Back-to-school shopping is a good place to start because costs can add up quickly—especially if you have more than one child. Consider these tips for sending your kids back to school without breaking the bank.
According to the commission's online claims process, those whose personal information was exposed can opt for 10 years of free credit monitoring, which breaks down as follows: Four years via the three major credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian and TransUnion) and six years specifically through Equifax.
With all the tax law changes this year, be sure that you are getting your just deductions in the coming tax season. That is, qualifying deductions that fall under the Child and Dependent Care Credit. According to tax giant and trusted resource Intuit, here’s the skinny…