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Full-Time School Plus Full-Time Compensation? It's Possible; Here's How to Make it Happen
It’s almost impossible to pay your own way through traditional college anymore but the majority of students work to ease the financial burden. More than 70 percent of college students are working, with 25 percent working full-time while also enrolled at college full-time. Sound intense? Working and learning doesn’t...
5 Future Paths If You Have No Idea What You Want to Do, But Want Better Compensation
Choosing an advanced degree is a big deal. College can be a huge financial and time commitment, and what if you decide you hate your chosen path? Around 30 percent of college students change their major at least once, which can mean they’re in school longer and paying more...
How to Decide What to Major In So You Can Succeed and Get a Job Faster
College is a huge commitment both for student’s time and money. Within the first three years after enrollment, about 30 percent of college students change their major at least once. This can add up to more time in college, more money spent, and a delay in joining the job...
Weird and Wacky Ways to Bring in the Cash for College Without Borrowing
Not sure how you're going to pay for college? Don't have enough in financial aid or regular scholarships? It's time to start thinking outside the box. We came up with a few ways to  make money that don't require you to beg, borrow, or steal. Sure, they're a little...
Pay for College Without Putting Pressure on Your Parents With These Tips
Come from a large family? Do your parents have a lot of debt? Maybe they have medical bills and worries of your own. Whatever your reasoning for not wanting to add to their financial woes, know this – you can pay for college without your parents. Get the scoop...