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The 5 Best College Savings Plans

October 9, 2017

Via: Forbes

Over the years, I’ve become a big fan of 529 college savings plans. I set up two of them for my daughters, one of whom is in college. They are great savings vehicles with lots of flexibility and healthy tax […]


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Why You Should Ignore U.S. News College List

September 15, 2017

Via: Forbes

As a nation, we’re obsessed with lists. We want better, cheaper and more exciting rankings of everything. Us media folks drive this mania. Yet when it comes to colleges, “best” lists drive me crazy. They don’t tell you anything important, […]


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5 Signs You Might Need to Hire a Business Coach

August 22, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Few of us know everything. In fact, most of us need guidance and teaching to help us reach our full potential. This is true in school, learning new hobbies, and just about every facet of life. A coach or mentor […]


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20 Education Franchises That Could Be Smart Business Opportunities

April 4, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

If you’re an entrepreneur with a passion for education, you’re in luck. There are numerous franchise opportunities that you can use to help educate people of all ages and in a variety of different subjects. Here are 20 franchise opportunities […]


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Drop Out and Get Schooled: 4 Bad Reasons to Go to College

March 7, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

In most homes, we are told to go to college by married parents, step-parents or single parents. Our relatives and friends echo this sentiment. Setting aside the professions that require college, why does the answer seem to be that everyone […]


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Spotlight: Student Loan Club Tries to Ease the Pain for New Grads

February 23, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

If you’ve taken any college classes, chances are you’ve had to deal with student loans. These loans can be especially burdensome for young professionals just getting started in their chosen fields. But there are some options and resources for dealing […]


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Crowdfunding Business Education

February 9, 2017

Via: The Huffington Post

The chasm between industry needs and our educational system has accelerated and our current educational model is quickly going broke, increasingly hampered by educational costs, skyrocketing tuition fees and student loans. Educational institutions continue doing what they always have done, […]


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Why New York’s ‘tuition-free’ colleges will still cost $14,000

January 31, 2017

Via: CNN

Governor Andrew Cuomo is pushing to make New York the first state in the country to adopt a tuition-free plan at both two-year and four-year public colleges. The Excelsior Scholarship aims to make college more affordable for middle-class New Yorkers […]


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Improving Student Communication with Texting

January 9, 2017

Via: University Business

It’s no secret that text messaging is the preferred method of communication for today’s students over email, direct mail or phone calls; a recent study found that some 97 percent say they use texting as their primary form of communication, […]


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DeVry will refund $100 million to students to settle FTC lawsuit

December 19, 2016

Via: CNN

DeVry University will pay $100 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged its ads misled prospective students, the Federal Trade Commission said Thursday. The money will go back to tens of thousands of students that attended DeVry between 2008 and […]