If you have student debt, the two worst things you can do is not pay it off — or pay it off according to your lender's required schedule. Today's the day to get smarter about your student loans and how to make them disappear as soon as possible.
Before there was a TV show called The Apprentice, doing an apprenticeship was a great way to get paid while learning a trade. Now fast forward to the present, and it looks like apprenticeships are again a great way to launch a new career.
Lori Loughlin — aka Aunt Becky — pulled some strings and paid some money to get her kid into USC. Why'd she do it? Because she could. So now the rest of us should ask ourselves, "If I had the same money and connections, would I do the same thing?"
We're impressed with Careerist.com: If they accept you as a student, they put skin in the game by offering IT training and job placement with salaries starting around $70K/year and let you pay for most tuition monthly after you start your new job.