I Know How to Make a Decision! Or Do I?

Are you ever in doubt?

  • Maybe
  • Who knows?
  • Sometimes, and sometimes not

Imagine this: Within the next six months, you will have to choose which college you'll attend and what exactly you want to study. Yikes!

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The "Feel Good" Factor of Saving Money!

You've heard all the doom and gloom reasons for saving money, such as:

  • You should save for rainy days.
  • You should save for emergencies.
  • If you don't save, you're going to be in bigger trouble than I can cover in this article.

But, what about the fun part of saving?

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Hungry in College? Welcome to Food Insecurity

You may not think this problem is happening at your college, but it is. Even at big-name schools, more and more students are going to bed hungry. After struggling to pay rising tuition costs and living expenses, there’s little money left for food. Some of these students are sleeping in their cars and plenty of them are dropping out of school. Very few of them qualify for food stamps.

So, what can you do?

If you’ve seen someone facing this tough reality, help that person! Anyone that cares enough about school to go hungry needs your help and definitely deserves your respect. Start with an invitation to eat with you and your friends on a regular basis. I’ve met people who became great friends this way. Then get involved in the efforts to help address the problem. Many students who face this problem are too embarrassed to ask for help. Don’t be shy about bringing this issue to light at your school and in your community.

Here are some ways you may be able to help.

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How Your Credit Can Cost You $100K… Really!

By Will from Holland

A few years ago, when I was living in the Caribbean, I met this guy while surfing.

His name was Mack, a nice guy in his twenties, from LA. He was studying in Puerto Rico to become a doctor. We caught a few waves together, had a chat, and became friends quickly.

We've stayed in touch over the years. Every time I went to California for work, I made an effort to see Mack. We would catch a few waves at Manhattan Beach and cruise around the strand on skateboards. We always had fun.

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