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how can a teenager make above minimum wage in this economy?

First of all, you have to realize that jobs are scarce right now.  In the past, teenage summer jobs have been everywhere, but this year, it’s been a little more challenging.  So if you can get a summer job, consider yourself lucky. That being said, you can still make above minimum wage.  The challenge is […]

why does it cost so much to go to college?

You may have noticed that college is slightly expensive.  And each year it gets worse. According to The College Board, the average cost of tuition at a private college is up 5.9% and public college tuition is up 6.4%.  Even the cost of two-year community colleges is up 4.7%. But why?  If college is supposed […]