Don't Break the Bank: A Student's Guide to Managing Money

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 0768936489
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 216
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Middle school and high school students spend more money than ever these days, but most have very little (if any) knowledge when it comes to personal finances. The truth is that most schools don't have time to teach a Personal Finances 101 course. So what are today's students (and their parents) to do? Peterson's Don't Break the Bank comes to the rescue! It's a brand new, easy-to-comprehend guide to help students become financially savvy. Readers will find such financially relevant chapters as All About Money, Part-Time Jobs and Ways to Make Money; Analyzing Your Paycheck; Making Sense Out of Banking; Online Banking and Bill Paying; Saving for a Rainy Day; Understanding Debt and Credit; Charge It! (Paying with Plastic); Don't Spend It All in One Place: Creating-and Sticking to-a Budget; Money U: Managing Your Finances While in College; Investing; and How to Make Your Money Grow! Inside you'll find: A student-friendly design, with short chapters, fun graphics, and insightful sidebars-easy for busy students to read in their on-the-go lives. Expert guidance on ways to make extra money, saving vs. spending, ways to budget, the ins and outs of credit and credit cards, financial aid and scholarships, and more. Valuable advice from finance experts and from students, who share their own stories of financial woes and triumphs Glossary of important financial terms-to help teens succeed on their road to financial literacy Helpful appendix of additional resources, including links to Web sites for further information

E-Learning Companion: A Student's Guide to Online Success

Author: Ryan Watkins,Michael Corry
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1439082456
Category: Education
Page: 288
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This text serves as a resource and quick-reference guide for any course that demands technology skills. E-LEARNING COMPANION shows students how to adapt previously mastered skills such as time management, note-taking, and critical thinking to the online environment. The text also serves as a bridge for students who may be familiar with technologies such as real-time chats, online discussion boards, and e-mail as recreational tools, but have not learned how to apply these in a learning environment. Students learn technical terminology and how to troubleshoot, which allows them to become more flexible and capable learners. The skills they gain will support them throughout college and their future careers. The Third Edition features thoroughly updated, expanded, and edited content to ensure that it remains relevant for today's college students. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A Beginner's Guide to Blogging & Making Money Online

Author: Priya Kanwar & Varinder Taprial
Publisher: Pustak Mahal
ISBN: 8122311105
Page: 240
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This book teaches people how to start Blogging and earning money on the Internet. It will be helpful for those who have not yet started using the Internet as a medium of expression through Blogging and social networking, and also for those who have been Blogging but not leveraging their efforts to earn money. This book will help a layman to: Start using email, Create and maintain a Blog, Learn Blogging etiquettes and writing tips, Earn revenue from a Blog, Know about handy tools to review performance, Use Revenue Sharing Websites to make money online, Use Social Networking Sites to expand reach, Promote Blog or content online, Use Affiliate Networks and Programs to generate money.

Investors Guide On Forex Trading, Bitcoin and Making Money Online

Currency Trading Strategies and Digital Cryptocurrencies for Bitcoin Buying and Selling
Author: Speedy Publishing
Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC
ISBN: 1634286251
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 85
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Expert and amateur investors can both benefit from the Forex trading strategy. Having access to 24 hour information and trading schedules gives investors knowledge and insight to make trades throughout the day. The site offers loads of information and links for further research. Foreign currencies have long been a hot trading platform for serious investors and now their strategies are available to everyone. A free trial account allows traders to experiment while learning new trading techniques without taking any unnecessary risk.

A Graphic Design Student's Guide to Freelance

Practice Makes Perfect
Author: Ben Hannam
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118397045
Category: Design
Page: 240
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A complete guide to freelance graphic design—createdspecifically for design students Why wait until you graduate? Freelancing is a great way tojumpstart your career in graphic design. It lets you apply whatyou've been learning in school, close the gaps in your educationwith real-world experience, enhance your portfolio—and make alittle money at the same time. A Graphic Design Student's Guide to Freelance: Practice MakesPerfect covers everything you need to know to beginsuccessfully freelancing as a designer, including how to set upyour business, deal with legal and financial issues, find clients,and work with them effectively. This full-color guide is divided into sections that correspondto your particular skill level as a student—beginner,intermediate, or advanced. These sections give you specific tasksand goals to help your freelance design work go smoothly as youprogress from your very first professional job to gain experiencewith a range of projects and clients and prepare to move into afull-time graphic design career once you complete your studies. Complete with sample forms available online (invoices, a proofapproval form, job jacket, and more) and 175 color images,including samples of paid work created by students, A GraphicDesign Student's Guide to Freelance: Practice Makes Perfectwill help you navigate the world of freelance design withconfidence. Inside this book, you will learn to: Write a business plan Purchase key equipment Set rates and draw up contracts Find and manage clients Create and show concepts Market your company Expand your business Develop your portfolio And more

More Money With Online

Author: Tuncer Akdemir
Publisher: XinXii
ISBN: 3959265972
Category: Computers
Page: 35
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To earn money, you will need to explore your talents and skills. See what you can do and is different from others. Focus on your skills and polish them. Choose a platform that you can use to let others know about your expertise. Don’t exaggerate the facts or give a poor detail, just keep the details well-balanced. Most of the people, who are successful today, have actually spent a bitter past. They have sacrificed their joy, health and leisure time to earn money. They worked hard and have done something different from others. I will show you some online methods how to earn money.

Couponing for the Rest of Us

The Not-So-Extreme Guide to Saving More
Author: Kasey Knight Trenum
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441242929
Category: Religion
Page: 192
View: 368

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Not everyone is an extreme couponer. Most of us just want to save some money--not let clipping coupons and scouring the internet for deals take over our lives. For all the savvy shoppers out there, Kasey Knight Trenum has written Couponing for the Rest of Us. She knows that money is tight, food prices are going up, gas prices are closing in on unbearable, and people have better things to do than spend every spare minute (if they have any) obsessing over costs and coupons. She also knows coupons just happen to be a tool that can save a family hundreds of dollars every month and ultimately improve a family's finances and its future. Couponing for the Rest of Us shows readers •where to find coupons for what your family eats •how to make the internet do the work for you •how to find sale cycles and store match-ups (and what those terms mean!) •how to reinvent your shopping strategy and toss your lists •how to make grocery shopping less stressful--even fun! •how to turn money saved into money shared •and much more If readers want to save money and time, this book is a gold mine.

The Bound-for-College Guidebook

A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding and Applying to Colleges
Author: Frank Burtnett
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN: 1475801920
Category: Study Aids
Page: 194
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The Bound for College Guidebook offers information about the school-to-college transition in a complete, organized, and reader-friendly approach not found in any other college admissions guide. Burtnett has assembled frequently asked questions and their answers from school counselors who understand what students need to know during the exploration, decision-making, and application process between high school and college. Armed with this guide, the college-bound student is better able to navigate the school-to-college transition.

College Financial Aid

The Best Resources to Help You Find the Money
Author: David Hoy
Publisher: Resource Pathways Incorporated
ISBN: 9781892148018
Category: Education
Page: 256
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College Financial Aid: The Best Resources to Help You Find The Money reviews the best resources available -- books, websites, CD-ROMs, software and online services -- and then recommends the best to use during each stage in the financial aid search. A helpful overview of the entire college financial aid process is provided.

Success as an Online Student

Strategies for Effective Learning
Author: Kevin J. Fandl,Jamie D. Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317521617
Category: Education
Page: 156
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This book is a practical guide for any student considering enrollment in, currently enrolled in, or recently graduated from an online course. The authors, both with substantial online teaching and learning experience as well as seasoned professionals, deliver concise guidance to make the online learning journey enjoyable, productive, and most of all, worthwhile. Major topics include how to identify the best online program; comparing online with traditional education programs; finding an ideal work-life balance; managing time and staying organized; how to form good habits to maximize your chances for success; getting the most out of an online learning environment; and using your online education to succeed in your career. As the singular guide to success as an online learner, this practical book serves as the essential desk reference for every online student.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Leadership Fast-Track

Author: Susan Caba
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1615644040
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 160
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Written to quickly develop the reader's leadership skills, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Leadership, Fast Track is a short but rich introduction to leadership skills and how best to use them. After a brief examination of the required, but learnable, qualties, skills, and behaviors of leadership, the book takes the reader through a self-assessment. Then the tasks, strategies, and desired results of leadership are dissected-all in 160 pages!


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Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
Category: Academic libraries
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Start Your Own Online Education Business

Your Step-By-Step Guide to Success
Author: Entrepreneur Press
Publisher: Entrepreneur Press
ISBN: 1613080875
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 178
View: 995

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Online education is experiencing a huge growth spurt. The number of students taking online classes increased 24 percent in the past year—and this growth is only expected to continue. Don’t let this lucrative opportunity pass you by. Take your teaching global by offering courses online. Learn everything you need to know to set up a successful online education business: • Find financing, write a business plan, choose a business structure and learn other business basics • Develop exciting courses in the four most popular areas—IT, health care, education and business—as well as niche markets • Promote your business and attract students through online newsletters, search engine optimization and other innovative techniques • Design a user-friendly website and provide high-quality tech support • Train instructors in this new education medium, or teach courses yourself • And more! Real-life stories from successful entrepreneurs show you exactly what you need to do to set up and run a profitable business. Now’s the perfect time to get started with an online education business—and with this book, you’re well on your way to success.

Study Skills for Geography Students: A Practical Guide 2nd Edition

Author: Pauline E Kneale
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1444118935
Category: Science
Page: 300
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Packed with practical hints, study tips, short cuts and examples, this book is designed to help you throughout your degree. Designed for all geography students, this guide delves into coping with conflicting time commitments, constructing essays, dissertations, and more. Updated and revised throughout, this new edition contains a new chapter on Careers and CVs, showing how geography can help you develop skills of use to future employers.