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Can Studying Abroad Save Me Money?

Saturday, March 7, 2020, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

There is little doubt that in order for you to land the most lucrative job, you’ll need a high level of education. Colleges and universities are becoming more and more expensive and when it comes to getting a quality education at an affordable price, it’s sometimes necessary to think outside the box. While you’re thinking […]

4 Smarter Alternative Routes to Pay for College

Friday, November 15, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Paying for college is one of those financial decisions that can affect a large portion of your life. Knowing the best routes to take to set yourself up for financial success is a must. Here are four non-traditional funding routes that can help you pay for your college tuition. Scholarships Many people tend to overlook […]

Working An MBA Into Your Work-Life Balance

Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

When it comes to pursuing an MBA degree, there are substantial time and financial commitments involved that can make it difficult to achieve a suitable work-life balance. One source notes that it can cost between $30,000 to $90,000 annually — and possibly even more at private schools — to earn an MBA, and the workload […]

8 Must Follow Money Tips for College Students

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

As you step into college, you are on your way to becoming a more independent individual. With many things in your life that you now have to decide and take charge of on your own, it’s about time that you acquire the discipline needed to be a more matured person. This is especially true when […]

How to Earn Extra Cash as a College Student

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

College is expensive and you’re probably looking for ways to make some extra money while you complete your degree. Don’t worry, there are many ways you can put some extra cash in your pocket without dropping classes or selling any vital organs. Just use your skills and motivation. Become a teaching assistant Some colleges hire […]

6 Savvy Ways to Pay Less for College

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

Earning a college degree is an expensive project. The cost of one year at an in-state public college can top $22,000. If you choose to go out of state, the cost can exceed $35,000. These figures don’t include living expenses or travel costs. One thing you can do to pay less is file the Free […]

Degree vs. Experience: Which Matters More in the Hiring Process?

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Two applicants apply for a business management position. The first, applicant A, just graduated from college and has a Bachelor’s degree but no experience. Applicant B has 12 years of experience in this field but no degree. Who is the better applicant for the position? Well, to answer this question we have to look at […]

Student Struggling Finances? 4 Tips For Making Ends Meet

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

College can be one of the most financially stressful times in a person’s life. However, it can also be one of the most rewarding as individuals have new experiences, make new friends and learn new skills. Because many of the newest jobs require at least a bachelor’s degree if not a master’s or doctorate, individuals […]

Video Games and Kids – a Difficult Relationship?

Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Since video games are currently one of the world’s most popular forms of entertainment, it’s no wonder that children are some of the medium’s most avid consumers. An estimated 97% of all teens and children in the United States have played them, with sales in the video game industry exceeding 12 billion dollars per year. […]

5 Ways to Make College More Affordable Overall

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

When you think about a stereotypical college student, nothing quite hits the mark like the “broke college kid” stereotype. Why is this the case? Well, most college students are too busy with partying on the weekends (plus Tuesday and Thursday) to make money on the side with school. On top of all this, a college […]