Jun 282015
 
More Millennials than Baby Boomers

The largest age demographic in the United States is now one of the youngest: Millennials have outpaced baby boomers by roughly 7.7 million people. Millennials, or Americans age 15-33, make up more than a quarter of the U.S. population at 83.1 million, according to Census Bureau numbers released Thursday. That number surpasses the baby boomer [read more…]

Jun 262015
 
Best States for Income Earning

Whether you’re looking for work or eager to advance your career, where you choose to live can make a real difference. Job prospects are not equally rosy across America. Some states are booming, while others still struggle with high unemployment. Living costs and local taxation can vary widely, making a dollar earned here not the [read more…]

Jun 252015
 
Why you should sell your old textbooks

Should you sell your old college textbooks? No doubt there are a few old textbooks that will come in handy as a reference guide for your career, which you should look to keep. But the majority of your old textbooks are just household clutter that you should look to turn into a little cash. Check [read more…]

Jun 232015
 
4 Careers That Let You Travel After College

So, you didn’t get to travel abroad in college? You always swore you would, but graduation has come and gone and you’ve still never left your comfort zone. Don’t worry! There are plenty of jobs out there that actually pay you to travel for a living. However, before you start applying for your passport, you [read more…]

Jun 232015
 
50 Facts About Millennials and Money

Millennials are twice as likely as the general public to say their generation is irresponsible. Over one third of Millennials (36%) describe their peers as “not at all responsible” compared to only 17% in all other age groups. Similarly, only 7% of Millennials describe their generation as “very responsible” vs. 19% of those in other [read more…]

Jun 222015
 
Your finances in the real world

Millennials, the name for the generation of 18-35 year olds, represent 24% of the United States, or over 77 million adults. This group often gets a bad reputation for being entitled, self-obsessed, and unfocused. But, in most cases these labels are unfairly applied. A large portion of this generation is just graduating from college, starting [read more…]

Jun 192015
 
Getting a Graduate Job in HR

If you have completed your degree or are coming close to graduating, you will need to start thinking about your future career options. A career in human resources is a popular choice and offers huge scope and potential for career development in a wide range of industries. If HR is an area that interests you, [read more…]

Jun 182015
 
A Gap Year or Two

Taking a gap year after finishing university can be one of the most valuable experiences of your life. At no other time in your life will you be able to take so much time to just focus on growing as a person and see the world. The knowledge gained and experiences that make up the [read more…]