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Top Ten Most Successful Felons

  All too many prior convicted felons wind up working low-paying, dead end jobs after their release. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Several have, in fact, paved a path to great success, and even fame. Though to paraphrase actor Bill Murray, “why be rich and famous? Try being rich first!” No matter […]

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Can a felon become a nurse?

  Short Answer: Some felons can become a nurse while others will never get that chance. As with many instances involving felons, the answer can be complicated…but “in general,” yes, a felon can become a nurse five years after the completion of their sentence (which includes parole, if that was part of the sentence).

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Can You Become Cop with a Felony

    Becoming a cop with a felony is nearly impossible for most felons but in some instances it has happened. If you are serious about pursuing a law enforcement career we highly suggest that talk to an attorney about having your record sealed or expunged. In this article we will take an in depth look at […]

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An Inspirational Message

An Inspirational Message An article submitted by on of our readers.   Our past does not define who we are. That was so important for me to remember when I was released from prison on June 5, 2014. With that positive attitude and the desire to move forward from my mistakes I have been able […]

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Thoughts From Quincy

Thoughts From Quincy An article submitted from one of our readers.   My name is Quincy. I just wanted to write something real and honest, because that is in short supply in today’s society. I get so sick of watching news programs and media outlets that gloss over today’s problems, that’s right, I said problems! […]

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Every felony feels like a life sentence

“Life Sentence” An article submitted by one of our readers. I think many felons will relate to what I have to say. I have a problem with employers refusing to hire because of felony convictions where the offender has paid their debt, and not re-offended. It digs deeper under my skin when the felony has […]

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Small Business Loans for Felons

  Starting a small business is hard enough without having to worry about money. Help For Felons  ONLY recommends getting small business loans for felons after you have come up with a well thought out and practical small business plan. Most small businesses will fail within two years, do your part by researching your business well […]

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