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  • Snowballs and Compound Interest

    Snowballs and Compound Interest

    Experts say the trick to growing your wealth (even if you’ve only got a small amount to start with) is by compounding interest. Famed physicist and genius Albert Einstein was quoted as saying, “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it… He who doesn’t…pays it.” Let’s break down…
  • Networking Tips for Newbies

    Networking Tips for Newbies

    Everyone knows that having the right professional contacts can help you in your career and open the door to new opportunities. How and where do you meet these people? One of the best ways to connect with people who can help you grow is by attending networking events.
    What is job networking? Essentially, it’s…
  • Beating Travel FOMO

    Beating Travel FOMO

    94.8 million posts… Search #wanderlust on Instagram and you’ll find millions of beautiful and meticulously planned photos of breathtaking sunsets, views from hot air balloons soaring over ancient ruins, or snow-capped mountain ranges sprinkled with medieval castles. Each the epitome of #vacationgoals. Apparently 94.8 million people can afford it, so I can too, right? Maybe,…
  • Getting Your First Auto Loan

    Getting Your First Auto Loan

    The problem with vehicles is that they don’t last forever. Maybe up until now, you’ve been driving a hand me down car and it’s on the verge of dying. Unless you live in a city and plan to rely on public transportation, you’re probably going to need a new set of wheels.
    In order…
  • Having a Mentor = Career Growth

    Having a Mentor = Career Growth

    “Show me a successful individual and I’ll show you someone who had real positive influences in his or her life. I don’t care what you do for a living – if you do it well, I’m sure there was someone cheering you on or showing the way. A mentor.” – Denzel Washington.
     
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