May 282015
 
80 Jobs That Don't Require a 4-Year Degree - HackCollege

The following is an excerpt from the excellent website Hack College – please click the link below for the full article. I’m just going to come out and say it: you don’t have to go to college.I know everyone in your life probably told you the opposite of what I just said, but not everyone [read more…]

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May 272015
 
What Do I Do With My Degree?

You spent countless hours in classes, in the library, doing homework, and studying for test after test only to finish school with a load of debt and a limited job market – now what? It is the question that 20-something after 20-something asks him/herself upon graduation. I have this very expensive piece of paper, now [read more…]

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May 272015
 
Gap Year – Pros vs. Cons

You may have heard of this phenomenon known as the “gap year”. Basically a gap year is the year between high school and college where a graduate explores the world and finds his/herself before launching into adulthood. But there is another gap year to discuss: the year between graduating college and taking the plunge into [read more…]

May 272015
 
Grad School: To Be or Not To Be

That is the question. You have just finished 4+ years of undergrad psychology and economics classes and you are about to venture into the “real world”, but do you stay or do you go? Both options can be tempting and for different reasons. Let’s weigh the pros and cons of each option. To Be A [read more…]

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May 272015
 
The Struggle is Real: Post-Grad Finances

Ask any recent college graduate their most stressful concern and guaranteed a large majority will tell you “student loans”. While getting an education student loans are barely even a thought; something far into the distance that will seemingly never become an issue. When you graduate loans suddenly become not only very real, but the constant [read more…]

May 242015
 
5 Ways to Pay off Your Student Loan

Most college graduates find it difficult to find a firm footing right after they graduate, thanks to the huge amounts of student loans acquired over years of education. The loan can be a huge factor in preventing them from launching their dream start-up or taking a break from the hectic lifestyle they have had to [read more…]