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Colin Powell Biography

We will be posting stories and articles about the great Colin Powell, so we wanted to start with a short biography. Colin Powell Biography Courtesy of colinpowell.net Early Years Colin Powell was born April 5, 1937 to Luther and Maud Powell. Luther and Maud were Jamaicans who immigrated to the United States. Born in Harlem, Colin would […]

Should You Pay Off Your Student Loans Quickly?

This article from the Huffington Post tells the story of one Harvard Business Student’s quest to eliminate $90,000 in student loan debt. The end highlights four ideas: Scrutinize spending Pay off private student loans first Don’t cash out retirement accounts Get a roommate Feeling trapped under a mountain of student loan debt? Joe Mihalic did. […]

Meet the Millennials. The Seattle Times

Ushered in with the first Baby on Board signs in the early 1980s, Millennials were cocooned, coddled and chauffeured by their parents. Today, the kids are coming of age in the worst economy since the 1930s. Read this article from The Seattle Times about how the Millennial generation is thinking, living, and planning for their future.