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College Career: How to Find a Job on Campus

Finding a job on a college campus is not always easy, especially if you are attending a popular college university that is constantly filled to maximum occupancy. Whether you are seeking a local part-time job, or if you are interested in a freelance gig on the side of your current college courses, there are a […]

Five Prestigious Scholarships

Scholarships are a great way to pay for a college education. The beauty of a scholarship is that, unlike a loan, it does not require repayment. The types of scholarships available are as diverse and wide-ranging as the interests of the students who wish to acquire them. While some are tailored for those seeking public […]

How to Figure the ROI of a Four Year College Degree

“Why do you want to go to college?” This is a question that most students ask themselves–and for some, the answer is difficult to find. Some teens are questioning whether attending a university is necessary, as they already work while in high school and plan to continue working throughout their adult lives. There are others […]

Is A College Education Still Worth the Cost?

Higher education, especially college, has been considered vital to the future of the younger generation for many years. But recently everyday news seems to say otherwise – “college loan rates have doubled up,” “college is expensive and not all people can afford it,” and “a college education is not paying off anymore.” This could mean […]

Making Sense of Your College Years

When you are thinking about a college education, you may be feeling nervous about the money that is required. College education in the United States is more expensive than it has ever been in history, and it seems like resources are more scarce than ever before. What can you do to pay for college in […]

Married to the Military: Scholarships for Military Spouses

When you’re married to someone in the military, you sacrifice almost as much as your loved one in order to serve your country. It’s only right that you feel appreciated for what you give up for others. One of the important military family support services the government offers are military scholarship. You may have known […]