2:45 pm, August 6th | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
To celebrate National Friendship Day, let’s talk about one of the most common awkward money issue that comes up with friends. When you’re dining out with friends and the check arrives, things can turn uncomfortable quickly. Is the tip included? Should the cost be divided evenly? Some people just ate appetizers, some people just had drinks, and only a handful brought cash — what do you do? Follow these quick tips to keep things pleasant when the bill appears.
8:30 am, May 14th | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
Once you know — in a formal sense — how to change your name after marriage, it can be difficult to keep up with all the extra steps: who to tell, which documents to change, which groups you need to notify. To make things easier, we’ve come up with a short, simple list that you can reference postwedding. Not sure where to start? Here’s what you need to consider. Read more.
8:30 am, March 27th | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
If your officemate has some tell-all tendencies, it can make your workday more than a little uncomfortable. Close quarters make co-worker friendships inevitable, but you may need to draw a line if things get overly personal. Feeling awkward about all the nine-to-five TMI? Follow these four tips to set proper boundaries and keep things professional. Read more.
11:42 am, March 25th | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
Comedic movies may not be the first place you turn for career advice, but there are certainly some lessons to be learned from even the most hilarious films. From Ron Burgundy’s ridiculous, jealousy-fueled meltdown to Ace Ventura’s bizarre business approach, here are nine seriously smart lessons from some of the funniest flicks. Read more.
8:30 am, March 22nd | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
It’s natural for work to leave you a little stressed, but if you’re a frazzled mess from nine to five, it’s important to step back and relax. Not sure how to loosen up? From doodling to redecorating, here are 13 easy ways to de-stress during the workday.
8:30 am, March 20th | by Laura Marie Given, SavvySugar
Sometimes it can be hard to justify those random treats you like to give yourself, whether it’s a pedicure or a weekend getaway. Even worse? The posttreat guilt that often sets in. Read more.