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Wanted: Women Hackers

Posted November 24, 2013 By Richard Leo

Legitimate hacking is more commonly known as computer science.  The field is expected to grow throughout the decade.  The latest estimates indicate 1.4 million computer-related jobs will open up in the next 10 years.  Americans can let these jobs be filled by foreign graduates of computer science or they can take steps to encourage their daughters to learn to design software and analyze code.

According to multiple studies, two of the most important factors for women choosing a career are a good salary and flexibility.  Along with engineering, computer science is at the top of careers that provide both.  In … Read the rest

Taking a Break From The Office

Posted May 9, 2013 By Richard Leo

For students summer time is the most relaxing time of the year. A nice long break from studies, hanging out with friends, and experiencing new things are just a few of the perks to summer break. As much fun as there is to be had during the summer, it can also a productive time; a time to begin planning for the future and putting that plan into action.

techWith a few exceptions, June and July are spent nailing down a summer job. The list often includes places like McDonalds or, for the really ambitious, Abercrombie and Fitch. Most students don’t … Read the rest

Car Title Loan or Payday Loan

Posted March 31, 2010 By Richard Leo

Many of us have seen the ads on television promoting loans for people with bad credit or no credit as no problem. We have also seen the neon signs in cash advance stores advertising title loans and payday loans. As we are bombarded daily with these various types of loans, it is easy to get confused. For anyone contemplating this type loan it is important to understand the differences in these loans before you make any decisions.

A car title loan is very much like it sounds. In order to receive the loan you sign over the title to your … Read the rest