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5 Reasons to Make a Savings Plan Immediately

If you do not have a savings plan that you are following, you need to create one as soon as possible. Failing to plan for your current and future financial needs isn't just irresponsible, it can have devastating consequences. If you do not have savings and face an emergency, you could find yourself homeless, or simply hopelessly behind on bills.

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Tips on Writing a Compare and Contrast Essay

Summer and winter; jocks and nerds; PC and tablet. These are common topics that high school students select when they choose a topic for writing a compare and contrast essay. College students will write comparison/contrast essays too, and the expectations for quality writing and more complex topics will certainly make writing one a bit more challenging.

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How to be Get Success in College: 7 Useful Tips

Procrastination is your enemy. It is so easy to put off projects and major writing assignments until the last minute. Unfortunately, if you do it can be so hard to finish the work, and maintain a level of quality that will help you earn a good grade. 

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4 Tips to Write an Excellent Informative Speech

Learning how to write an informative speech does not need to be an overwhelming challenge. After all, it is simply you educating your audience on a topic that you know something about. Even better, there are a few tips and tricks that you can use to make the process of writing an informative speech relatively painless.

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Fear = Poor Decisions or No Decisions

Every day is a day of decision-making. From the smallest decision of what to wear, to more important decisions at work, and, on some occasions, some really big decisions, we try to weigh alternatives and make the best one. We decide on college majors; we buy cars and homes; we make huge decisions about career choices and relationships.

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How to Create a Speech that Inspires and Entertains. 4 Main Tips

All good speeches center around a clear message. Figuring out what message you want to  deliver is your first step. Start by defining a topic area, if your instructor has not already done that for you. For example, let's imagine that your speech must be on the topic of wellness and health. 

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Steps in the Writing Process ­– You Can’t Skip any of Them

Those pesky essays and papers – they never stop coming! And, as busy as you are, it is so tempting just to “fire them off” just to get something in on time. This is not a good idea, because those poor grades accumulate and all of a sudden you are at the end of the semester and looking at course grade that you will not want to share with your parents, for sure. 

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Compare Public vs. Private College. Which one is better?

Making the choice to attend a private or public university is a big one. Many students and their parents make that choice based solely upon cost. After all, a college education is a large financial investment, and there may be hefty student loans to pay back after graduating. 

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