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Hook Your Next Job With These Effective Job Search & Networking Tips

Feb 22, 2021 | 4 minute read

To catch a fish, you must put your pole in the water. You have to use the right lure, know where to fish, and understand it takes time before the fish bites the hook. But you also need to be able...

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How to Tell Your Story: A Guide to Resumes and Linkedin

Feb 18, 2021 | 3 minute read

In a crowd of job applicants, how do you stand out? If reading this question made your heart flutter with uncertainty, we’re here to tell you that you’re not alone and that catching the eye of a...

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Research Tips When Choosing a College

Oct 26, 2020 | 7 minute read

 
It seems like only yesterday you were bandaging scraped knees and waving at the school bus, and now it's time for your child to choose a college. You may think a hands-off approach is best...
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6 Do's and Don'ts When Saving Money During a Crisis

Aug 4, 2020 | 3 minute read

Probably the last thing you want to think about during a crisis is working on healthy financial habits like saving money. But if you’re able to save, you can make your eventual recovery easier.

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How the CARES Act May Impact Your Student Loan Repayment Strategy

Jun 4, 2020 | 3 minute read

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 30.3 million Americans have filed for unemployment as of March 15, 2020.1 To help those struggling during this time, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and...

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CARES Act Provides Relief to Individuals and Businesses

Apr 8, 2020 | 4 minute read

On Friday, March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. This $2 trillion emergency relief package is intended to assist individuals and...

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How to Pay Off Student Loan Debt

Oct 16, 2019 | 4 minute read

Whether you just recently graduated college or completed your degree several years ago, you likely took out one or more student loans to help finance your degree. At the start of the 2019 - 2020...

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Budgets 101: How to Make Your Spending Money Last in College

Sep 18, 2018 | 4 minute read

“Why am I running out of money?”

That’s the question students ask most when they visit the student money management center at University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, Georgia.

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How Student Loans Impact Your Credit

Jul 5, 2018 | 5 minute read

If you've finished college within the last few years, chances are, you're paying off your student loans. What happens with your student loans now that they've entered repayment status will have a...

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Getting Started: Establishing a Financial Safety Net

Jun 25, 2018 | 3 minute read

In times of crisis, you don't want to be shaking pennies out of a piggy bank. Having a financial safety net in place can ensure you're protected when a financial emergency arises. One way to...

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