"the nine to five scam"

The Nine to Five Scam

Do you work a nine-to-five workday? Ok, so it may not be exactly nine to five. Maybe it’s eight to four, or seven to three … Read more

lift everyone up

Lifting Everyone Up

Partners in Fire has always been about lifting everyone up and bringing to light policies that work to prevent others from achieving financial independence. In … Read more

photo of protestor sign that reads "save the middle class" to represent middle class trap

The Middle Class Trap

Isn’t the middle class where most of us aspire to be? It’s the house, the marriage, the single-family home with the white picket fence. Being … Read more

"the Gender pay gap"

The Gender Pay Gap

The gender pay gap is one of the most polarizing of all the women’s equality issues. There are so many people who will say that … Read more

"the poverty trap"

The Poverty Trap

The American Dream is built on a myth. If you work hard, you’ll be successful and be able to move up in society. You’ll be … Read more

"nothing is free"

Nothing is Free

I hate to be pessimistic, but the reality of the world that we live in is that nothing is free. Sure, some websites may offer … Read more