Ways to Avoid Office, Holiday Party Mistakes

If you’re invited to an office party, or get-together — be it the Fourth of July, Labor Day, or whenever — you should be on your best behavior to avoid any embarrassing mistakes that could end up haunting you. Your first thought might be, that you don’t want to spend any [...]

By |2018-06-24T14:17:21-08:00June 28th, 2018|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Ways to Avoid Office, Holiday Party Mistakes

Millennials Have Less Consumer Confidence Than Baby Boomers

According to a new report conducted by the University of Michigan, Haver Analytics and Deutsche Bank Global Research, those aged 35 or younger now have less consumer confidence than people 55 or older. This is the first time that Millennials have reached a point of less optimism about their consumer [...]

By |2018-06-25T15:15:53-08:00June 26th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on Millennials Have Less Consumer Confidence Than Baby Boomers

Plants an Inexpensive Way to Decorate and Fill Up Space

When you don't have a lot of money to spend on furnishing in a new apartment, there are some other inexpensive options like using plants to make a home-sweet-home atmosphere. These leafy creatures have been used in home décor for many years. But why are they such a popular décor [...]

By |2018-06-17T15:21:39-08:00June 21st, 2018|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Plants an Inexpensive Way to Decorate and Fill Up Space

Recent Report Reveals Many College Students Can’t Afford Food

In April, a report released by Temple University researchers and the Wisconsin HOPE Lab revealed that many college students were food insecure. The researchers defined food insecurity based off of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s categorization used across the world. Using the same set of questions, the report surveyed 43,000 [...]

By |2018-06-18T11:52:31-08:00June 19th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on Recent Report Reveals Many College Students Can’t Afford Food

Ways You Can Benefit from Rising Interest Rates

With interest rates slated to rise through 2018, it can be an opportunity for individuals to reap the most from a situation that at face value seems negative. Rising interest rates basically means it costs you more to borrow, but there are situations out there where these rising rates can [...]

By |2018-06-11T11:52:13-08:00June 14th, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Ways You Can Benefit from Rising Interest Rates

How the Repayment Threshold for Student Loans Changed In the UK

After taking effect officially on April 6, the student repayment thresholds in the UK for Plan 1 and 2 will increase for the 2018-2019 school year. These repayment thresholds will be subject to change in the years to come if they find that they need to be adjusted to remain [...]

By |2018-06-11T11:53:01-08:00June 12th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on How the Repayment Threshold for Student Loans Changed In the UK

How Being a Leader or Follower Can Change Your Lifestyle

Have you ever asked yourself if you're a leader or a follower? It's pretty reasonable to say that whether it’s a CEO of a company, the head of a student union at college, or an NFL coach, people admire a leader with vision. They gravitate toward someone with a clear [...]

By |2018-06-03T13:33:49-08:00June 7th, 2018|Lifestyle|Comments Off on How Being a Leader or Follower Can Change Your Lifestyle

Breaking Down College Tuition Costs

Over the last three decades, the cost of getting a college degree is gone up significantly and breaking down college tuition costs has gotten more complex. In fact, as noted in this CNBC article, students paid an average of $3,190 for a public four-year for the 1987-1988 school year. Today, [...]

By |2018-06-03T13:37:52-08:00June 5th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on Breaking Down College Tuition Costs