Power & Money

Power and money go hand in hand; they're the driving forces behind our entire way of life. If you don't learn to master your finances and exert your own influence, you're doing yourself a major disservice. That's why we'll share tips and tricks to manage your finances, make money, and stay secure in our modern "big brother" world. We'll also highlight people of power, what they're doing, and what you can learn from them.

UNICEF: A Great Holiday Gift to Children Everywhere

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I recently spent the day with my grandmother. She’s very active and alert, and generally tells hilarious stories about my mother when she was a girl. It’s fun to make a meal with her at home, go out to a restaurant, or shop with her. A fondness for antique jewelry is one of the reasons […]

Why I’m Shopping Frugal This Year

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My friends and I are always looking for ways to save on retail shopping. Let’s face it: shopping online is so simple and fast, and we live life in the fast lane. No one I know ever suggests “Let’s take a drive down to the mall” because it’s a big challenge to park and many […]

Who Past the Post? A Look at the UK General Election 2015

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As May 2015 rolls ever closer, and with the recent news of Ed Miliband’s waning frontbench support, that one particular quinquennial question brings itself to the fore once more: who’s to run the country? With 20+ Labour MPs set to strike out against the current Leader of the Opposition, Labour’s future in the fast-arriving electoral […]

Forex Trading: A Great Second Income Strategy

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Who doesn’t need more money these days? If you’re thinking about how to earn an extra income or increase investment account assets, consider forex trading (also known as foreign exchange or currency trading). Some experienced forex traders can earn thousands a month–or a thousand percent return on capital in a single trade! Currency trading is […]

5 Things to Look for When Choosing to Get Your Online MBA

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When you’re deciding to go to graduate school online, you face a big choice. Which school best fits your needs? You’ll obviously need to consider things like programs of study offered, tuition requirements, and financial aid options, but beyond that, here are five key things to consider when choosing the school you want to attend. […]

Using Credit Card Perks for Fun and Profit

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I kind of hate credit cards. They’re a service that exists with the sole purpose of encouraging bad spending habits so that they can collect interest on your mistakes. It’s a rotten system, but unfortunately credit cards are a pretty necessary part of life… at least until Bitcoin or some other cryptocurrency replaces the current […]

How to Get Into a Performing Arts School

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Performing arts schools look for students who have talent in the arts and the potential to successfully complete a program. That means you’re going to need to provide proof of your artistic talents and ability, and that means you’re going to have to audition or, for the visual arts, provide a portfolio of your work. […]