Frugal LivingStarting a BusinessReal EstateFinding a JobIndustriesPersonal FinanceBusinessSelf-EmploymentScams & FraudInsurance

Welcome to ToughNickel

A nickel saved is a nickel earned.

Write for Us

Connect with us

  • An HR insider reveals 5 things companies won't tell you about applying for a job. If you're feeling unlucky in your job search and locked out of the hiring process, get the inside scoop here.

    What HR Won't Tell You About the Hiring Process

    What HR Won't Tell You About the Hiring Process

    by FlourishAnyway79

  • Trouble at work? How to respond to allegations of misbehavior in the workplace. Use these tips in dealing with an HR investigator if you are accused of rules violations on the job.

    Accused of Wrongdoing at Work: What to Do

    Accused of Wrongdoing at Work: What to Do

    by FlourishAnyway251

  • If you've been downsized or fired or your employer has shut its doors, take these 12 action steps now. Follow these tips to keep the money coming in, prepare for your future, and take care of you.

    12 Action Steps to Take When You Lose Your Job

    12 Action Steps to Take When You Lose Your Job

    by FlourishAnyway28

  • What happens to your job if you get sick? What about your wage? How will you pay your bills? These are all concerns which this article hopes to address by shedding some light on the topic of Sick Pay.

    Statutory Sick Pay and You

    Statutory Sick Pay and You

    by Kate0

  • For single employees, the biggest pool of potential dating partners could be at work. What do you need to know when your crush is in the next cubicle? Is an office romance worth the risks involved?

    Can You Find Love and Romance in the Workplace?

    Can You Find Love and Romance in the Workplace?

    by FlourishAnyway104

  • Got a bad boss? Consider this: What you thought was managerial incompetence may be something else entirely. Here's how sneaky smart bosses push disliked or low performing employees to quit their jobs.

    How Managers Make Unwanted Employees Go Away

    How Managers Make Unwanted Employees Go Away

    by FlourishAnyway141

NEW
  • If you've never found your calling, it might be because you're good at so many things that you're a multipotentialite! Multiple careers is the name of the game.

    Careers as a Multipotentialite

    Careers as a Multipotentialite

    by Cynthia Calhoun5

  • Have you ever wished you could make money writing from home? I do! Let me show you how I make hundreds of dollars each month on HubPages.

    Writing Online for Money with HubPages

    Writing Online for Money with HubPages

    by Kierstin Gunsberg32

  • Stock-piling cash, moving halfway across the country, shopping for, and finally deciding to purchase, a small farm. (Or, why has Farmer Rachel been away from Hubpages for so long?)

    Buying a Small Farm: Tips and Info

    Buying a Small Farm: Tips and Info

    by Rachel Koski38

NEW
  • According to the latest numbers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. the cost of feeding an American family of four a healthy diet can range from $146 to $289 a week.

    A Guide to Shopping at Dollar Stores

    A Guide to Shopping at Dollar Stores

    by Gregory DeVictor3