Selling Back Your Textbooks

Does it pain you to spend hundreds of dollars on textbooks each semester when you know that you won’t need them after finals and you can only sell them back to the bookstore for pennies on the dollar? Trying to sell your used textbooks can be difficult, especially if they aren’t in the best shape after a long semester of all-nighters (stains, rips, marks, etc.). … Continue reading Selling Back Your Textbooks

How Great Leaders Inspire Action

Being a leader is something that we’re always told we should aspire to, but what makes a great leader inspirational to others and how can we achieve that in our lives? This TedTalk by Simon Sinek is an intriguing insight into the ideas of great leaders and the ever-important question “why?.” Simon Sinek- How great leaders inspire action Continue reading How Great Leaders Inspire Action

What Can Help You Be More Successful?

Have you ever wondered what makes some people more desirable in a workplace? Education and skill aside, there are a few things that many employers look for. Not only do these traits make you more desirable to employers, but they have a way of commanding respect which often lends a hand on the path to success, which leads to not only financial gain but personal … Continue reading What Can Help You Be More Successful?

Reducing Holiday Bulk Without Breaking the Bank

With a season of holiday cheer, bundling up for warmth and, of course, non-stop feasting, it’s easy to pack on a few pounds during the winter months. If you’re trying to get in shape for warmer weather, fulfilling a New Year’s resolution, or just trying to stay healthy and fit it may be the perfect time to think about getting a gym membership. But with high … Continue reading Reducing Holiday Bulk Without Breaking the Bank

New Year’s Resolutions Can Be Healthy and Frugal

If your new year’s resolution for this year is to eat healthier, you will be glad to know this habit can improve not only your health but also your wallet. Contradicting to the common belief that being healthy costs more, eating healthy actually saves you money in many ways: Skim on soda, energy drinks and coffee shop beverages (brew your own instead) to cut the … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions Can Be Healthy and Frugal