I Make $135,000 & Love My Job, But Wish I'd Taken A Break To Travel
In our series My 6-Figure Paycheck , women making more than $100,000 open up about how they got there and what exactly they do. We take a closer look at what it feels like to be a woman making six-figures - when only 5% of American women make that much, according to the U.S. Census - w ith the hope it will give women insight into how to better navigate their own career and salary trajectories.Today, we chat with a 29-year old video editor from Los Angeles, CA. Previously, we spoke to a 35-year old attorney
15 Women On What They'd Do With Their $$ If They Didn't Have Student Loans
As of this year, more than 44 million Americans owe a collective $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. And of these borrowers, more than 16.8 million are under age 30.Despite their relative financial optimism, millennials are shouldering a lot of debt, the reality of which can be overwhelming. So it's important to know the facts, debunk the myths, and come up with a repayment plan.A good education is something worth going into some debt for, but it's hard not to wonder how our finances would be different if
What K-12 and Higher Education Can Learn From Each Other
Both institutions remain largely unaware of how the other operates. That's a fixable problem, writes Ethan S. Ake-Little.
The Financial Times
How investors can help every child go to school
The financial community is uniquely positioned to bridge the gap in education funding
Is grade inflation just another way for privileged kids to get ahead?
Rich kids enjoy a lot of advantages over poorer ones-and new research shows that grade inflation may provide the children of privileged parents with yet
The Great Recession’s uneven recovery
I have for some time now been calling the recovery lumpy uneven, distributed based on industry education attainment and geography. For example, see this, this, this, or this; The chart above below shows just how true that is - I would be curious as to how the 2016 Presidential vote looked overlaid on this. Was it economic insecurity or Read More The post The Great Recession's uneven recovery appeared first on The Big Picture.