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Help a Young Woman Succeed in College

In 2013 I was fortunate enough to have Tysheerah Johnson contact me and ask to volunteer against the death penalty in Pennsylvania. She was writing her senior paper on the death penalty and wanted to complete her required volunteer service with me, researching and writing about the death penalty as well as meeting people affected by the death penalty personally. 756 more words

Philadelphia

Tales From the Road, Part 2

In mid-May I had the pleasure of attending MamaCon – The Conference for Moms, in Bellevue Washington.  This was their third year of bringing activities, resources, shopping and fun to mom’s in Seattle and surrounding areas.  525 more words

Grandparents can help with college costs

Are you a grandparent who wants to help pay for a grandchild’s college education? You’ll find several ways to do this, each with its own limitations and tax consequences. 132 more words

5 Things You Should ALWAYS Haggle Over

Saving money is something everyone could do more of…  you might not even realize where you’re losing money or over spending!  Most have negotiated on the price of a car or another major purchase like a home but check out this list of things you can haggle on, if you know what you’re doing! 131 more words

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Four Important Tips for College Freshmen

Right now thousands of recent high school graduates across our state are gearing up to leave for college in just a few short weeks. The questions that come with leaving for college can be a bit unnerving so I thought I would share some advice and tips for surviving the first year and making the most of your time on campus. 545 more words

How to Pay for a Free, Non-Racist Higher Education

The dominos are falling in the for-profit college racket, a cauldron of corruption that has crushed the dreams of millions of African Americans in desperate search for tools to navigate their way through a racist, cut-throat capitalist society. 112 more words

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