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How to Fight a Debt Collection Lawsuit and Win

Over 70 million people in the U.S. have dealt with debt collectors. If you find yourself when you receive threatening mailings and calls, or even an impending lawsuit to collect a debt you owe, you may wonder what options you have to fight back.   Are you ready to find out how to fight a […]

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Basic Rights for Young College Students – What You Need to Know

Most students don’t know their own rights, which is why they make easier targets for predatory groups and individuals. There are many different kinds of rights that students (and all people) have. However, there are two categories that are especially relevant to young students: automobiles and housing. Student Rights in an Auto Accident If you’re […]

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6 Ways for Teachers to Make Extra Money Online

Teaching is a vocation and the school year is packed with activity and busyness. A lot of people think that teachers take the whole summer off to relax and have fun, but this is not always the case. Teachers can spend their summertime to make extra money online. From blogging to starting a YouTube channel, […]

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Which of These Teaching Styles Do You Resonate With?

Each year, schools hire around 580,000 new teachers. If you’re about to become a new teacher, you might wonder what type of teacher you want to be to your students. It’s important to have your teaching strategy in place before starting a new school year so your students know exactly what to expect from you […]

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8 Important Skills You Should Know by College

Your first year of college can be a shock: you may have become accustomed to certain things that are bound to change once you leave. As such, it’s best to equip yourself with a well-rounded skill set before you head off to your first semester at school. Keep reading for a list of life skills […]

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Have a Dental Emergency Away from Home? Here’s What to Do

What happens when you are away from home on study abroad or in your first week of college? You might not plan to have a dental emergency while you are away from your hometown dentist, but it can definitely happen. There are various reasons for having a dental emergency, including a toothache from an infection […]

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5 Essential Tips for Teen Drivers

Getting your license as a teenager is so exciting. It’s a true mark of independence, and it gives you a newfound sense of freedom. However, as exciting as this event is, it’s important to stay as safe as possible on the roads. These five essential tips for teen drivers will keep everyone safe and accident-free. […]

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Helpful Tips for Staying Healthy in the Winter

With flu season right around the corner and final exams soon after, keeping your health in peak condition is of the utmost importance. Dorm rooms and dining halls are breeding grounds for germs, however, and staving off the flu is often easier said than done. Luckily, with these helpful tips for students staying healthy in […]