Author: Sowjanya Ravela

13-17yrs, 18 & over

First Generation Society and College


First Generation students are the first to attend college in their families. Therefore, they face high college dropout rates. Why? They face a lot of challenges. Challenges Faced by First Generation Students: The following categories are challenges first generations face in college. Financial Challenges First generation students lack the financial resources to pay for tuition, and

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs

Treasuries as an Investment: Why Not?


Treasuries: When I hear the word treasuries the first thing that comes to mind is the public aversion of it. It is currently the most underrated investments in the general public mind.  Why is that? Well, let’s begin with a very basic fact about them. Treasuries are issued to raise money, the way they are

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Small businesses and their role in the economy


eThe Importance of Small businesses The role of small businesses in the economy is a recurring  topic on the news. Often these businesses are used as  political tools to gain  favor with citizens. Therefore, it would be prudent to understand some of the key factors surrounding small businesses. Small businesses employ a majority of the workforce

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13-17yrs, 18 & over

Educational Sites and Parents: Creating a Plan


Starting Your Child’s Education off on the Right path: Being a parent is not easy and one of the toughest parts begins when you introduce education into your child’s life. Initially, parents start teaching their kids about the importance of education by buying workbooks like Kumon, Pre-Scholar, big kid, etc. Given the short attention span

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18 & over

Credits Card and the PANS Labyrinth


Well let’s begin “CREDIT CARDS” These two word define an entire universe of confusion, rewards, fees and whole needle stack of choices. So we will approach this systematically. Step 1) Credit Score: before applying for any new credit card one needs to be aware of one Credit Score. Your credit score automatically either qualifies or

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Motherhood and Flexible time schedule


Balancing Motherhood and Work: One of the key challenges women face today is balancing work with motherhood. Many companies continue to look at motherhood as a burden than a positive factor. As a result, many women opt out of working and make raising children their priority. However, there are women who choose to work from home

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