Monday, Dec 17th, 2018

Tag: productivity

How to Make the Most Out of the New Year

How to Make the Most Out of the New Year

  • Filer Mutual
  • Jan 23rd, 2018

When a new year rolls around, we all want to make the most out of it. But a lot of our goals revolve around personal achievements, like getting into shape or purchasing that dream house down the street. We don’t always include workplace goals, which is a travesty.

The average person spends 90,000 hours at work over their lifetime, according to Business Insider. That’s a huge chunk of time, and a huge reason why some of your New Year’s resolutions should revolve around making your workplace better, your career more satisfying, or your commute more pleasurable.

Here are 6 ways to make the most o...

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Is Your Passion Burning You Out?

Is Your Passion Burning You Out?

  • Filer Mutual
  • Jan 9th, 2018

Bear with us, for a second. Picture Mary. Mary finds her dream job after combing through hundreds of ads and inquiring with every personal connection she’s made over the years. Mary lands the job and absolutely loves it!

Years go by. And then Mary gets burnt out. She’s been pushing so hard for so long because she truly believed her passion for her field would get her through it all. Mary gets sad. Finally, Mary wonders if maybe there’s no real passion out there after all.

What do you do if you’re Mary?

Time for some hard truths. It’ll be worth it.

Truth #1: Passion Will Tire You Out

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Protect your money with these 6 tips

Protect your money with these 6 tips

  • Filer Mutual
  • Dec 19th, 2017

It’s not as hard as you may think to protect your money, but some of us still suffer from a serious lack of common sense. Why work so hard for that paycheck and not take active measures to make sure no one but you can touch it?

Becoming a victim of identity theft or fraud should be frightening because it happens every minute of every day, but there are many steps you can take to better protect your wallet and credit cards, both online and offline. Here are a few to get you started.

You only need one

If you find yourself shopping at Target, and you plan on using your Target RedCard, then there’

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How to Tell if You’re a Victim of Identity Theft

How to Tell if You’re a Victim of Identity Theft

  • Filer Mutual
  • Dec 11th, 2017

Once personal information has been leaked into the hands of a cybercriminal, it’s easy for them to steal your identity and from there, the possibilities are endless. Everyone is probably tired of hearing about Equifax at this point, but the silver lining to the insane media coverage is bringing awareness to the general public about the consequences of lax cybersecurity. Harming your credit score, gaining access to your financial institutions, and having open access to your friends and family are just a few of the things a criminal could use your stolen identity for.

Staying vigilant about iden...

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TGIF: Thank Goodness it’s Friday

TGIF: Thank Goodness it’s Friday

  • Filer Mutual
  • Nov 17th, 2017

Here at Filer Mutual, we all hail the sweetness that is Friday. Switching the lights off on Thursday afternoon puts a spark in our fingertips because we know the next time we walk in, it’ll be Friday. It’s not uncommon for office workers to be excited for the end of the week, so to add some extra sprinkle to this day of days, here are some fun facts about Friday. Some you may already know, but some you may not. So… enjoy!

  • Only in the United States is it common to hear people say TGIF, which means Thank God/Goodness It’s Friday! For any out-of-country readers, we even have a popular restaurant ...
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