What you can do starting today

A recap of your best next steps.

MatthewGood work! You’ve covered the basics of the financial side of employment. Let’s recap the steps you can take to make your hard work pay off.

CarlosStep one: If you’re not sure what kind of work is right for you, don’t wait to start exploring. Even if your family is supporting you now, recognize when you’ll need to take responsibility for your own expenses. The earlier you start your job search, the more time you’ll have to find a job you really want.

MatthewStep two: aim high when it comes to education. Remember that more education can really increase your career options and your earning power.

CarlosStep three: If you have a job now, make sure your pay is accurate. Understand your benefits. And ask your employer about direct deposit.

MatthewLast but not least, consider the option of starting your own business. If you’re a hard worker and a good money manager, it might be the right choice for you.

Points to remember:

  • Start your job and career search now
  • Remember: education = earning power
  • Review your paycheck
  • Know your job benefits
  • Ask your employer about direct deposit
  • Consider entrepreneurship

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