• 21st Century Skills? Sneak Peek Into 10 Future Job
    21st Century Skills? Sneak Peek Into 10 Future Job

    Critical thinking. Communication. Collaboration. Creativity. Four words that summarize the skills that can really help you prosper in the 21st century! As society and technology changes, working conditions also change and so do the professions of the future.

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  • Millennials: All About (Your) Credit
    Millennials: All About (Your) Credit

    I'm betting that you know what credit is: an arrangement for you to pay for something at a later date. "Okay, gimme the car today, and I'll pay you later."

    You've also heard of credit scores, right? But do you know how important that credit score is to the rest of your life?

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  • Budget Trouble: Broke Right After Payday?
    Budget Trouble: Broke Right After Payday?

    You know that feeling you get when you get paid? You feel happy and rich and the sky is the limit! It's a great feeling, but it doesn't last long, does it? You pay your bills — Rent, phone, utilities, insurance, payment on your credit card, and the money ...

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  • You're Not Thinking About Retirement Yet?
    You're Not Thinking About Retirement Yet?

    What's your vision of retirement? What's your vision of retirement? Freedom to do what you want? Travel? Fishing?

    "Retirement" is about having the freedom to control your own life when you get older. It's a time in your life when you shouldn't have to depend on a job to live your life.

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  • Young People and Taxes!
    Young People and Taxes!

    Regardless of what job or career you may have during your life and what country you may live in—the U.S. or abroad—you're going to be paying taxes. In most situations, you may already be paying taxes.

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  • The Secrets of Renting Your First Pad
    The Secrets of Renting Your First Pad

    Do you know the answers to these questions? (If you don't, you're not ready to rent an apartment or condo!)

    What's the difference between renting and leasing, and which should you do? Planning on sharing expenses with a roommate? Who signs the rental or lease agreement? You or the other person? Does it matter? ...

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  • Saving Strategies
    Saving Strategies

    What's the key to future financial success?

    According to most financial planning experts, saving money. And the earlier you start, the better. Not only can you save now for short-term goals such as purchasing a car or other big-ticket items you'd like to have, but you can also save for college and more long-range goals.

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  • Using Credit Cards
    Using Credit Cards

    In today's marketplace, a credit card can seem a necessity as well as a convenience.

    Some transactions such as shopping online or renting a car require one.

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