Daily News Round-up

By Jake Epstein (Syndicated) At a Friday press conference, Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby reported that thousands of dangerous ISIS-K prisoners were freed in Afghanistan after the American-installed government fell under Taliban control. “I don’t know the exact number. Clearly, it’s in the thousands when you consider both prisons, because both of them were taken over …

NerdStash needs article writers

(Writing Axis receives compensation from Amazon affiliate links.) — REMOTE WRITER NEEDED AT NERDSTASH TheNerdStash.com is looking for an eager freelance Strategy Guides Writer to contribute featured articles to our site. Applicants should be able to research and new and popular games, find topics that are trending and would make a worthwhile strategy guide, and writing them …

Optimal needs a Content Writer (Remote)

(Writing Axis receives compensation from Amazon affiliate links.) — REMOTE WRITER NEEDED AT OPTIMAL Who we are:Optimal’s mission is to help students make informed decisions about their education by providing transparent, data-driven, and user-focused products. We embrace a culture of growth, experimentation, and creativity. Our small and nimble team allows all members to exercise great …

Remote Writer needed – $103,690 – $134,798 a year

(Writing Axis receives compensation from Amazon affiliate links.) — Remote writer needed at US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Job Summary This position is located in the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), Policy and Programs Group (PPG), Division …

Two Great Places to Find Freelance Writing Gigs

By Sarah McDaniel – The rise of the gig economy has provided more opportunities for writers to profit while working remotely. Whether you’re looking to launch a writing career or supplement your income, you can find some nice freelance writing opportunities using the following job boards. Blogging Pro Job Board This resource is updated daily …

Can You Get a Loan if You Have Bad Credit?

By Jim Dugan – Emergency loans can provide much-needed cash during trying financial situations. If you have bad credit, however, it’s you might be wondering if you will qualify. In most instances, you will be able to get an emergency loan even if you have bad credit; that said, your options will usually be limited. …

What Are Lending Circles?

By Jim Dugan – If you have bad credit but need a loan fast, a lending circle may be a good option if there’s a community organization or nonprofit in your area that offers them. This type of lending option brings together a group of around six to 12 people who essentially take turns receiving …

Are Credit Card Advances Ever a Good Idea?

By Sarah McDaniels – Credit card cash advances may be a reasonable option if you have a revolving account or card that allows it. That said, it shouldn’t ever be your primary option if you’re in need of money. To request a credit card cash advance, all you have to do is take your card …

Can you make a living writing for TextBroker?

By Jim Dugan – Since 2005, Textbroker has been one of the leading providers of unique, custom content. It’s one of the very first content mills, and it hasn’t changed a whole lot over time. If you are just starting out, Textbroker gives you access to thousands of diverse writing opportunities for a wide array …

Borrowing from Credit Unions

By Sarah McDaniels – Credit unions are not-for-profit organizations that are owned by their actual members. So, instead of trying to maximize their profits to benefit some third-party shareholder, these organizations use their revenue to deliver lower interest rates and more affordable fees to their members. Payday-alternative loans are one helpful result of this unique …