Archive | April, 2013

what are the pros & cons of being self-employed?

Yesterday while speaking at the Kansas FFA State Convention, I had this question on self-employment come up in the personal finance workshop I was doing. I’m self-employed and own and operate my own business as a speaker and author.  While to most people it looks like an awesome gig (which it is most days!), it’s […]

how can i afford college if i don’t have time for a job?

Ah, the age-old problem—there’s never enough time in the day to attend classes, do homework, hang out with friends, do volunteer work and hold a steady job. So which of these should be axed from your schedule first? Well, if you had it your way, it would probably be the job, but not so fast—it’s […]