Perhaps, as a designer applying for a design-related job you can get away with a fancier set of fonts on your resume than most other job seekers. But that can be risky. For the most part, fonts for resumes should be your basic serif or sans serif body text fonts. Basic doesn't mean boring. Here's my take on the best fonts for resumes. If you've got something to add (especially from personal experience as the job seeker or the employer) share in the comments, below.