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    Colleges and Debtors Find Creative Ways to Tackle Student Loan Debt

    Colleges and Debtors Find Creative Ways to Tackle Student Loan Debt
    You know there is a legitimate problem when an issue has the word “crisis” adhered to the name – like the student loan debt crisis. Currently, the national student loan debt clock sits at just under $1.5 trillion, which accounts for the nearly 40 million Americans that currently have student loan debt of some kind as reported by MarketWatch. However, student ...
    Published about 1 month ago | Rated: +10
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    Mac vs. PC: Which Works Best for You?

    Mac vs. PC: Which Works Best for You?
    It says a lot about our society that one of the most contentious pop culture debates is between buying a Mac or a PC. Not between which sugary cola is the best, or if a light beer has “great taste” or is “less filling,” but what computer one should work, play, and — in some cases — live on. Not that ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Financial Literacy a Necessity for College Students with Money Questions

    Financial Literacy a Necessity for College Students with Money Questions
    Do you want to learn more about managing money and personal finances? Do you have questions about student loans and mounting debt? If you are a college student or recent graduate than your answer should be an emphatic "Yes!" [widget:finance_quiz] There are no federal bailouts for college students in financial trouble, but one university is offering its students a helping hand ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Got a Burning Financial Aid Question? Ask the Expert!

    Got a Burning Financial Aid Question? Ask the Expert!
    Wondering how to maximize your financial aid package? Got a specific student aid question you can't find the answer to? No matter what is its, if you've got a financial aid question, "Kantro" has the answer. Mark Kantrowitz is one of the top financial aid experts in the country and he's answering YOUR questions, here on FastWeb! Nationally recognized and often ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +8
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    Financial Doors Can Open for College Applicants that Plan Ahead

    Financial Doors Can Open for College Applicants that Plan Ahead
    Ripple effects of a dour economy are making this college application season as nerve-wracking for some admissions officers as it is for applicants. But for savvy families, there may be new opportunities. "A lot of schools are going to be concerned about meeting their requisite enrollment thresholds," says Barmak Nassirian of the American Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers. "They ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Fair Tips, Fair Pay? Not in a Recession.

    Fair Tips, Fair Pay? Not in a Recession.
    Restaurants say 45,000 jobs are at risk if waiters' pay law is changed. The restaurant industry is warning that 45,000 jobs could be cut unless the U.K. government delays plans to outlaw the use of tips to "top up" below-minimum wages. After The Independent's "fair tips, fair pay" campaign, ministers pledged last July to stop restaurants from using tips and service ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Hitting the Personal Financial Reset Button

    Hitting the Personal Financial Reset Button
    A BW senior correspondent details his quest to repair his retirement portfolio and get his family's finances in order It could have been worse. At the end of February—a year and change since my wife and I had shifted our money to professional wealth management advisers—our equity holdings were down 48% for the 16 months they had managed it. But our ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Reporting Tip Income - Restaurant Tax Tips

    Reporting Tip Income - Restaurant Tax Tips
    Tips your employees receive from customers are generally subject to withholding. Employees are required to claim all tip income received. This includes tips you paid over to the employee for charge customers and tips the employee received directly from customers. Employee Requirements Employees must report tip income on Form 4070, Employee's Report of Tips to Employer, (PDF) or on a similar ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    The ABCs of Managing Money

    The ABCs of Managing Money
    Budgeting isn't always easy - but it doesn't have to be impossible. And it's worth it. You'll live with less worry now, and endure less headache later on. Luckily, the Geezeo blog has come up with some basic money management strategies that are as simple as ABC. Follow their guidelines to squash your debt, start saving, and stop wasting money. ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +17