Want a Job? Get an Engineering Degree

By |June 16th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

If you listen to conservative talk radio or read conservative opinion blogs, you probably saw a lot of criticism directed towards President Obama yesterday for blaming the high unemployment rate on technological advances in business. Here is the quote from Mr. Obama that was widely reported by conservative slanted media. The other thing that happened though, this goes to the

High School Kids Should Have Jobs

By |March 10th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , , , |

When I have the pleasure of talking to young people (in high school or college) about money, many of them have never earned a dollar in their lives. Some parents don't allow their kids to work during school. These parents say they want their kids to focus on their schoolwork and extracurricular activities (if they have them). I would never