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Stepping Off of the Hamster Wheel

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Former President John Adams once penned, “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation: one is by the sword; the other is by debt.” His prophetic statement speaks volumes about the current state of the global economic attitude alongside the recent finance related suicides of citizens in Japan and the UK. While the […]

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Take This Loan to Find a Job; Find a Job to Pay for This Loan

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A startling recent study shows that 45% of college graduates earn less than $15,000 a year, despite the fact that the rate of tuition growth is now four times the rate of wage growth. Given the United States’ unemployment rate of nearly 10%, even a job with a $15,000 salary is a relative goldmine; in […]

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