Are Black Friday Deals Worth It? What About Cyber Monday?

Every year, I have to ask myself why people act the way they do for Black Friday sales, and if it was even worth it. For the retailers, it seems like Black Friday was a huge success, at least according to the media. People were lined up at 4pm on Thanksgiving (or sometimes even earlier) […]

Government Debt Reduction and Your Investments

Late last week, the government deficit reduction commission laid out several areas that will be the focus of cuts to lower the government debt. The plans include ending tax breaks, changing taxes, cutting programs, and changing key U.S. programs that many Americans have come to rely on. Some key highlights include: – Cutting $100 billion […]

Time Management Tips for Students

Once you start college, you will soon come to the realization that managing your time will be an important factor in your success. With the majority of the work to be done out of class, juggling multiple classes, campus events, social activities, and possibly a part-time job, here are some tips to help you better […]