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    Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt

    Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt
    This week, Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, called for some changes to our nation’s current higher education system. During a speech at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, Duncan pointed to the current insufficiencies in the system that lead students to graduate in six years or more as well as rack up student debt without the means to adequately pay for ...
    Published 5 days ago | Rated: +6
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    Back to School Sales Tax Holiday: When to Shop in Your State

    Back to School Sales Tax Holiday: When to Shop in Your State
    Back to school is upon us, and the frenzy that surrounds preparing and shopping for school supplies, clothes and electronics has inspired a holiday shopping season of sorts. Forbes reports that the National Retail Federation estimates that back to school spending will reach $24.9 billion this year, with each family spending an average of $630.36 on apparel, shoes, supplies and electronics. ...
    Published 5 days ago | Rated: +8
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    Top 11 Tips for Back to High School

    Top 11 Tips for Back to High School
    Heading back to high school? Whether you’re a high school junior or a senior these tips will help you quickly get into gear for fall semester in terms of your classes, the college admissions process, test prep and, of course, your scholarship search. Yes – there’s a lot to remember – but these tips will help you keep everything on track ...
    Published 5 days ago | Rated: +29
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