wall street journal

  • To Blog or Not To Blog?

    To Blog or Not To Blog?

    We live in a social media obsessed world. There’s Facebook, Myspace, (although I wonder if anyone actually still uses it), Twitter, and many blogging platforms such as Tumblr, Wordpress, and Blogger. Although we upload our pictures to Flickr and Facebook all the time or write about our weekend experiences in personal blogs, there could be a possible downside to all of this internet exposure?

  • Graduating in ’09 is Bad for the Bank Account

    Graduating in ’09 is Bad for the Bank Account

    If you’re graduating this spring and you’ve managed to score a job you’re probably thanking god (if you still believe there is one) and thinking you’re super lucky. But think again. Because according to the WSJ, those currently entering the labor market won’t only be suffering from low-salary syndrome this year, but for, uh, ten more to come. Yes, ten years—or more!

  • How Much is Your College Degree Worth? Not as Much as You Think

    How Much is Your College Degree Worth? Not as Much as You Think

    When I was in high school, my parents always told me that the only way I was ever going to do anything in life is...

  • Money Goes Social; Just May Save Us All

    Money Goes Social; Just May Save Us All

    I don’t know about you, but when I earn some cold hard cash, the word “budget” is definitely not the first thing on my mind....

  • When I Die I Want :-) On My Tombstone

    When I Die I Want :-) On My Tombstone

    • I really wish my contribution to society was “:-)”! I’m really jealous…seriously. (Wired.com) • So, wait, it’s breaking news now that people like to...

  • My Boyfriend is Having an Affair With an Avatar?

    My Boyfriend is Having an Affair With an Avatar?

    I have never played Second Life, and had no idea what it was until a few months ago. Computer games aren’t my thing. They make...

  • Girls Gone Mild: Bringing Back Modesty, or Hypocrisy?

    Girls Gone Mild: Bringing Back Modesty, or Hypocrisy?

    There’s no doubt our culture has been stuck in a pit of hypersexuality for some time now. And there’s also no doubt that women are...