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Education for the Modern Era: Transform Your Financial Life with Online Classes from Coursera and 149 of the World’s Best Universities

Education for the Modern Era: Transform Your Financial Life with Online Classes from Coursera and 149 of the World’s Best Universities

In a Nutshell: While on-the-job training was once standard across many industries, the majority of the most in-demand skills are now being hired — not trained. Additionally, an increasing... read more »

From Accounting to Tax Prep (and All the Math In Between): How Wyzant’s Network of 80,000+ Tutors Can Help You Learn Key Finance Skills

From Accounting to Tax Prep (and All the Math In Between): How Wyzant’s Network of 80,000+ Tutors Can Help You Learn Key Finance Skills

In a Nutshell: While formal schooling may end at graduation, no one is ever done learning. But, be it to meet professional educational goals or personal ones, learning a new skill — or... read more »

How Business.com’s Financial Advice and Resources are Helping SMBs Expand Knowledge Bases and Bottom Lines

How Business.com’s Financial Advice and Resources are Helping SMBs Expand Knowledge Bases and Bottom Lines

In a Nutshell: Although 28 million small businesses play a vital role in the U.S. economy, many fail within the first few years, citing cash flow as one of the major obstacles to success. Access... read more »

Listeners Can Use Stitcher’s 65,000+ Informative Radio Shows & Podcasts as an Entertaining Way to Increase Financial Literacy

Listeners Can Use Stitcher’s 65,000+ Informative Radio Shows & Podcasts as an Entertaining Way to Increase Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: Stitcher — a customizable and portable internet talk radio platform — helps brings listeners credible, knowledgeable news sources in a modern and entertaining format. Users can... read more »

Mother Nature Network Helps Keep Readers Informed on Personal Finance, Sustainable Business Practices & Green Living

Mother Nature Network Helps Keep Readers Informed on Personal Finance, Sustainable Business Practices & Green Living

In a Nutshell: We all know it’s important to take care of the environment, but many of us lack the knowledge to promote sustainability in every aspect of our lives. This can lead to practicing a... read more »

BB&T Financial Foundations Empowers People with Free, Real-World Finance Knowledge & Insight

BB&T Financial Foundations Empowers People with Free, Real-World Finance Knowledge & Insight

In a Nutshell: Many young people leave high school focused on lofty careers in law, medicine, technology, or perhaps as aspiring entrepreneurs, artists, or tradespeople. They shuffle off to... read more »

Visa’s Practical Money Skills Program Provides Unique & Interactive Tools to Teach People of All Ages Financial Literacy

Visa’s Practical Money Skills Program Provides Unique & Interactive Tools to Teach People of All Ages Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: Practical Money Skills offers students and consumers of all ages a broad array of educational resources and tools for enhancing their financial literacy and money-management... read more »

3 Key Differences — Chase “Slate” vs. “Freedom” vs. “Freedom Unlimited”

3 Key Differences — Chase “Slate” vs. “Freedom” vs. “Freedom Unlimited”

As one of the largest credit card issuers in the world, Chase Bank has plenty of experience in meeting the needs of consumers. Chase knows there are different cards for different spending needs,... read more »

GreatNonprofits.com Helps Users Find Trustworthy Nonprofits Offering Financial Education & Counseling

GreatNonprofits.com Helps Users Find Trustworthy Nonprofits Offering Financial Education & Counseling

In a Nutshell:  With so many new businesses, charities, and nonprofits popping up all over the place, identifying a trustworthy company can be a challenge — especially when you’re in... read more »

7 Important Financial Lessons We’ve Learned from the Movies — and the IMDb Founder Who’s Watched More than 10,000 of Them

7 Important Financial Lessons We’ve Learned from the Movies — and the IMDb Founder Who’s Watched More than 10,000 of Them

In a Nutshell: Not all of life’s important lessons are learned in classrooms or from teachers. No, some of the greatest lessons you learn can be taught by movies. The thousands of films... read more »