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Things to Know Before Taking Out Student Loans

As the amount of student loan debt surges with each passing day, more and more people are beginning to question whether or not borrowing money from the government for the sake of attending college is truly worth it. The economy and job market are changing ; more and more young people are opting to find employment within the gig economy as freelancers and independent contractors. Others, however, are still deciding …

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How to Become a Venture Capitalist

When the average individual hears the words "venture capitalist," they imagine a wealthy person who rakes in millions of dollars from lucrative investments. While the attainment of wealth is certainly an aspect of a venture capitalist's achievements, many other factors are involved.

Many people who aspire to become venture capitalists do so, intending to garner high funds relatively quickly. However, this is not how the game is played. Venture capitalism …

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How to Pick the Right Career

Picking a career on the laptop

When we think about a job, it’s main purpose is usually just to make us some money and pay the bills kind of deal.

However, when we think about a career, there is so much more that goes into it.

Our choice of career can affect our potential income, opportunities and lifestyle. While some people fall into their dream career straight after school, many take a lot longer. It …

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How to Build A Personal Brand

As you grow older and gain financial clarity, there may come a time you feel the need to establish your own personal brand. However, setting up a personal brand can be daunting. This is why most people give up halfway. This article walks you through the things you need to keep in mind when you set out to establish a personal brand.

What Is a Personal Brand?

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How to Start a Successful Fitness Career

The benefits of physical fitness and exercise are well documented: stronger muscles, brain health, lower risk of cardiovascular diseases, etc. More and more people are signing up for gym memberships, going on walks and runs, and otherwise finding ways to pencil in exercise and physical activity into their daily lives. However, other people are taking fitness and all of its benefits to the next level; some individuals are so passionate …

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How to Purchase an Existing Business

How To Purchase an Existing Business

As entrepreneurship and self-employment continue to rise, more and more people are looking for ways to go into business for themselves.

Sometimes this is done via freelancing, entering the gig economy, starting a business, or even purchasing a business.

With the proper execution, buying an already existing enterprise can be beneficial; however, without the required steps and precautions, such a purchase can be financially devastating. Thankfully, the following steps will …

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How to Get Paid to Travel

Most people enjoy traveling and would love an opportunity to pack a bag and go on a trip. However, one of the biggest barriers obstructing this desire is the lack of money.

Many individuals do not have the funds to travel consistently and simultaneously cover the extensive costs. It is a stretch to pay for airfare, accommodation, etc., while still paying their monthly rent and utility bills at home. Money …

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How to Advance Your Career

This article is part of our Finance Hub.

How to Advance Your Career

The ability to advance one's career is a critically paramount factor of success. However, furthering a career is often easier said than executed, depending on the given occupation. That is largely attributed to the fact that the natures of different careers maintain considerable variations. Moreover, each person has certain responsibilities, brands, and tasks that contribute to their current occupations. Despite the …

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How to Hire the Right Employees

How to Hire the Right Employees

Hiring the right employees is one of the most important factors for any entrepreneur or business owner. Many individuals who are responsible for running an enterprise often find themselves wondering about the best ways to hire the most qualified candidates. Granted, there are some age-old tips: perform background checks on potential prospects, require references, and determine whether or not the candidate will add value to the company. Still, merely following …

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How to Earn Passive Income

This article is part of our Finance Hub.

Virtually everyone has heard of passive income at one point or another. Wikipedia defines passive income as "income resulting from cash flow received on a regular basis, requiring minimal to no effort by the recipient to maintain it." Having a passive income can save you from financial distress. For example, if a person loses their main source of income, passive …

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