Latest Posts in Resources

  • SBA: New Online Resource for Entrepreneurs –

    The business world is ever-changing and constantly evolving, so it makes sense that a successful entrepreneur would be able to easily adjust and adapt to the environment. Part of that flexibility comes from access to resources which help foster growth of businesses. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently announced […]

  • Tips for Repaying Student Loans

    Whether a college student has plans to begin loan repayments fresh after graduation or six months after graduation, correct information and knowledge can help ease the process of beginning to pay down student debt. America Saves, an initiative encouraging people to save money, and Sallie Mae are doing their part […]

  • 8 Personal Finance Blogs Every College Student Should Read

    To understand the basics of managing money, every college student would be wise to read these personal finance blogs.

  • Expert Advice for Studying: Midterms –

    For college students across the nation, midterms are fast approaching and can be a source of stress for those with less-than-stellar study habits. Jay Chakrapani, study expert for McGraw-Hill Education, offers the following tips to college students preparing for midterm exams: Don’t Cram. Plenty of sleep is critical to academic […]

  • Nonprofit Helps Students Pay for College –

    Andrew Wilkinson might have never guessed that a conversation with an old friend over dinner one night would grow into his first entrepreneurial effort. “My friend and I began talking about the student loan debt bubble at dinner one night, and he admitted he had a ton of debt when […]

  • Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship –

    How much is one essay worth? Well one company is prepared to offer a student $1,500 for a winning essay. Proof Reading LLC awards the scholarship to a deserving student each year. The scholarship program requires submission of an essay of at least 1,500 words on a specific topic that […]

  • QuestBridge National College Match –

    The QuestBridge National College Match Program helps low-income high school seniors earn four-year scholarships to some of the most selective colleges in the U.S. Students who have exhibited academic excellence while dealing with economic challenges are encouraged to apply. Students have the opportunity to receive full scholarships to several of […]

  • Business Term to Know: SEC

    Football season has begun again, but this term is not about the Southeastern Conference. The SEC, in this case, stands for the Securities and Exchange Commission. This SEC is the primary federal agency governing the securities industry. The commission was formed in 1934 and enforces securities laws, regulates the securities […]

  • Money Hunt: Ohio Townships Scholarships

    High school seniors living in Ohio townships planning to attend two- or four-year colleges or universities in fall 2013 are eligible to apply for three scholarships, worth $1,500 each. Students must pursue their degree at a school in Ohio. The scholarships – two awarded for local government achievement and one […]

  • Follow the Business Leader: @kirstenagreen

    Kirsten Green is the managing partner of the investment firm, Forerunner Ventures. The company represents and has invested in various consumer companies including Bonobo, Birchbox, Dollar Shave Club, and Warby Parker. Before joining Forerunner Ventures, Green was the vice president at Banc of America Securities LLC, and then an advisor […]