money

Sep 29, 2016

This Social Media Job Is Paying $100k a Year

$100k to post on Instagram? Sign me up.

Aug 15, 2016

This Is How Much Olympic Winners Actually Make

It's not just pure motivation that drives Olympic athletes.

May 31, 2016

Save Your Money: These Are The Cheapest Colleges in America

Who said that English degree needs to cost a fortune?

Jan 30, 2016

10 Things You Could Buy With Your College Tuition

Imagine if you could spend your college tuition money for something fun and un-stressful?

Dec 27, 2014

7 Creative Ways to Make Money While You’re Still at School

You can’t stomach another bowl of Ramen and your bank account balance is $15.66.

Mar 15, 2012

Hot Button Issue: Should Popular College Classes Cost More Than Others?

We've all been there: the class you planned to take next semester is now full. Even though you need that class to qualify for another upper-division course, accept that dream internship AND graduate on time, there just aren't enough seats. How much would you pay to add that course? Is that even fair? Is that even legal?!?

Jan 31, 2012

Candy Dish: HRH The Puppy

• Prince William and Kate got a puppy! • Weirdest relationship ever. • Five things to talk about before the big move in. • Learn how to wear shorts with tights. • Justin Timberlake's finest fashion moments. • 5 break up myths.

Apr 11, 2011

We’ve All Been There: ‘Selling’ Back Our Books

You finished your last exam early and, after waiting for someone else to turn theirs in (you don't want to be first!), ran down the steps of that lecture hall, slammed that baby on the desk and skipped your way to freedom

Jan 19, 2011

Top 5 Modern College Norms Parents Will Never Understand

As a college student I’ve learned that there are just some things that parents will never understand. And I'm not talking about how to change their profile pictures or how to DVR The Closer. I'm talking about the way life is now, the way we college students communicate and socialize and hook-up.

Dec 21, 2010

The Post-Grad Journey: ‘Tis the Season of Student Loans

Even though Christmas is on Saturday, I honestly couldn't care less this year. With everyone around me so happy and festive, I feel like the odd-woman-out. However, I think I have a decent excuse. Instead of “Jingle Bell Rock” in my head and busy days spent shopping at the mall, I'm singing the Student Loan Blues while staring at my empty bank account.

Dec 14, 2010

Research Says, Money DOES Buy Happiness

Let me put it out there: whoever said money couldn’t buy happiness was a moron. Aside from being a super dad-like statement, it’s completely false. While I’ve always suspected a little extra cash brings on the smiles, a study out of the Wharton School now also suggests my inklings are spot-on.

Dec 13, 2010

Holiday Gift Guide: Homemade Gifts that Don’t Suck

No matter which holiday you celebrate, gift giving is a staple of the holiday season. But there is some major pressure when picking out a gift for that special someone. And in this not-so-fabulous economy, a lot of people don’t have the resources to buy the perfect gift anymore.

Oct 7, 2010

What Would You Do With $100 Million?

Say you had a million dollars. That would be pretty cool, right? You’d probably go shopping more than once a month. Maybe bankroll your friends at the bar. Pay off those student loans. Get yourself set up in a cushy lifestyle, right? Okay, now say you had $100 million. You’d still do all of the above, but with the leftover change I hope you’d go all-out Oprah on some people in need.

Sep 24, 2010

Duke It Out: Flat Rate Tuition

One of the big buzz topics surrounding colleges in the last couple of years has been an administrative push to get everyone to graduate "on time" - as in, the four year model. Florida's university system thinks they might have found the answer - as a number of other colleges have - in "block tuition". Block tuition is basically just a flat rate system where every student pays a set price for a year or semester, regardless of how many credit hours they take.