How To Go To College On A Shoe String

Author: Ann Marie O'Phelan
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 1620231182
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According to the most recent report done by The College Board Annual Survey of Colleges, the average rate of tuition at four-year public universities is $19,548, and even more shocking, the average four-year tuition rate for private colleges is $43,921. Tuition costs, of course, are just the beginning. However, there is good news: There is more financial aid available than ever before, and despite all of these college cost increases, a college education remains an affordable choice for most families. Armed with the information detailed in this comprehensive and updated edition of How to Go to College on a Shoe String, you will be privy to the more than 2,200 programs that offer scholarships, internships, or loans to more than 1.7 million students each year. In addition to scholarships and grants, you will learn hundreds of innovative ways to slash your college cost, such as calculating and reducing your college budget, buying your text books and supplies cheaply, earning college credit on an accelerated basis, combining higher education and course-related employment, performing national and community service, and making use of tuition prepayment plans, federal funds, state aid, and private sector aid. If you want to learn hundreds of innovative ways to save thousands on your college costs, then this book is for you.

Financial Aid For Students

Author: Laura L. Monagle
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437989071
Size: 63.18 MB
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This report includes a list of books and Internet sources that may help locate student financial aid information for prospective, current, or graduating college and university students. This list includes both general and comprehensive works, as well as ones targeted toward specific types of aid and circumstances (e.g., non-need-based scholarships; female and minority students; students studying abroad; or veterans, military personnel, and their dependents). When possible, the summer release dates for 2012 publications are included as a tool for those doing early planning. Many of the websites listed enable a student to conduct and save general and individualized scholarship, grant, and loan searches on a variety of issues, including intended area of study. Some of these listed resources also contain information on repaying, forgiving, decreasing, or discharging incurred educational financial debt through a variety of options, such as employment in certain professions or localities. This is a print on demand report.

Get Free Cash For College

Author: Gen S. Tanabe
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781617601354
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A proven strategy guide revealing all the secrets to create winning applications with a directory of 150 scholarships anyone can win and a library of winning scholarship applications.

How To Change Your Career And Do The Work You Really Love

Author: L. Rigdon
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 160138288X
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According to a USA Today poll of more than 1,000 working Americans, less than 10 percent of all employees feel that they are prestigious in the jobs they perform. As many as 60 percent of all employees will freely admit they wish they had another job. Few people are happy with their lots in life and yet many of them do not know how to fix the problem. They do not know how to start searching for the perfect job or how to put themselves in the position they always dreamed of. There are many steps involved in quitting and finding a new job. You must know what you want from your career, be able to track it down, and have the resources to do so. This book will provide you with the information you need to do all three things. You will be shown the right mindset to start and succeed in discovering what it is that would make you truly happy in life. You will learn how to block out everything in your life and pinpoint what it is you have always wanted to do. A guide of popular careers and their related fields is provided to help you discern where you went wrong in your career, as well as pointed advice on how to methodically start thinking about the right career. Instead of quitting and being left in the cold, you will be shown how to start saving money and preparing the right resources to get a new job. Instead of toiling over your job, you will learn what to look for in a career and how to outline how much money you really need to make in order to survive. You will be provided the top job hunting resources in the country, along with a complete list for how to weed out bad jobs, with code words and tell tale signs revealed that will help you ignore bad job listings. A special chapter is included to help you create the winning resume package, including a top notch resume, cover letter, and all the fresh information you need if it has been years since the last time you looked for a job. Finally, you will learn how you can start working towards turning your lifeâe(tm)s passions into a viable career. You will learn how to decide if what you love is viable as a business and how to start working for yourself. You will learn the most common mistakes people make when they try to strike out on their own and how you can avoid becoming just another sad story. With a plethora of interviews and conversations with real world professionals who have managed to chuck their job and start living and working the lives theyâe(tm)ve always wanted, you will learn the ins and outs of finding a career that will make you truly happy, while maintaining your current quality of life. If you feel trapped by your job or the press of your bills, this book will help you break free and finally start working towards a rewarding career in a field you love. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company presidentâe(tm)s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed.

Forever And A Day

Author: Tommy Tran
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1450251269
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When Lee first sees her, he is a straight-A middle school student without many friends. After he falls in the school cafeteria and his lunch splatters everywhere, he hears nothing but laughter. As he lies on the cold floor—embarrassed beyond belief and wishing he was anywhere but there—he suddenly feels a hand on his shoulder. Lee slowly looks up into the beautiful emerald green eyes of Autumn, not realizing that she is the girl who will eventually change his life forever. Two years later, Lee has become best friends with Ryan, the superstar athlete of his school. As the two friends become better athletes and better people, Lee’s social skills flourish—along with his friendship with Autumn. But when Autumn and Lee begin their freshman year in high school, everything changes the day they share their first kiss and make a pact to stay best friends forever. As quickly as Lee and Autumn begin falling in love, they are torn apart by challenges that neither could have ever foreseen. In Forever and a Day, a young man takes a remarkable journey through friendship, family, and unconditional love—and learns that everything happens for a reason.

Escaping Your Low Energy Trap

Author: Anna Manayan
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 1630470392
Size: 55.19 MB
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How much of our plague of low energy is due to a recognized “disease”? How much falls outside this disease model, yet is still medically significant? Escaping The Low Energy Trap is the first to take a common symptom and examine its uncommon roots as it impacts one’s energy irrespective of whether the cause is considered a disease, nutritional deficiency, medical condition or some other imbalance manifesting indefinitely and cyclically taxing one’s energy reserves. Written by a clinician speaking to his/her patient, plagued with persistent low energy to the point that lifestyle is impacted, it asks the question that one’s well informed doctor should be asking. It answers them with information a lay person can understand and use, systematically checking off all possible sources, uncommon sources, presently overlooked by mainstream medicine. Myths about low energy causes are dispelled. When is low energy a red flag? It walks you through the signs commonly overlooked and what they mean. It provides you with consequences for ignoring these signs. Obvious and not so obvious culprits are identified. It explains how allopathic medicine is designed to miss these culprits. It spells out what you can do to unveil your cause(s) for low energy. It will let you know how much you can do on your own and how to access laboratory tests that will act as guideposts for your recovery. With this life changing insight, answers and opportunities unveil to help you escape from your low energy trap!

Fresh Cooking

Author: Shelley Boris
Publisher: Monkfish Book Publishing
ISBN: 1939681162
Size: 65.94 MB
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Fresh Cooking is exactly what the home cook desires—a cookbook with range and flexibility that addresses seasonality, budget, and diverse diets and tastes. Built around meals Shelley Boris created for the Garrison Institute, a retreat center in New York's Hudson Valley, it contains thirty-six menus, with four to five delicious recipes in each, organized by month. Caroline Kasterine's beautiful photographs compliment the recipes. From the beginning of her career in the heydey of New York City's culinary scene with Dean & Deluca, Shelley Boris has maintained a love of fine, fresh ingredients and an intuitive grasp of their possibilities. This book draws on her passion and experience to create delectable meals on a budget without compromising flavor or diversity.

World War Ii

Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1101936398
Size: 63.20 MB
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"A nonfiction companion to Magic tree house super edition #1: World at war, 1944."

Go Organize

Author: Marilyn Bohn
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1558708898
Size: 39.46 MB
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A professional organizer helps readers organize their homes with a simple, three-step process, in a guide that includes 20 color photos and illustrations and a special chapter on downsizing. Original.