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01
Aug
Most Millennials Do Not Think the Minimum Wage Should Be Raised

Forget North Korea, healthcare, or Russian meddling. . .there is another hot-button issue that can go toe-to-toe with any of those dilemmas: minimum wage.Keeping up with the happenings on “The Hill,” LendEDU commissioned a poll that asked millennials their views on raising the minimum wage. Millennials offer a first-hand perspective on this issue as many of [&hell

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11
Jul
The 100 Best Communities in Oregon for Homebuyers

Up until 2016, Oregon was rated by United Van Lines as the “Top Moving Destination” in the United States for three straight years. This past year, Oregon lost the top spot, but was still number three.Not too shabby! Table of Contents Best Places to Buy a Home in Oregon - MapRanking the Best Communities in […]

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11
Jul
Did We Get Lucky? LendEDU’s Lottery Study & Report

We’ve all seen the commercials and the billboards. Stories that highlight how one lucky gambler struck gold and won a million dollars playing the lottery making you want to stop everything and buy some scratch-offs.After all, you have to be in it to win it, or so the saying goes.But, how realistic is it to […]

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10
Jul
The Best 100 Towns in California for Retirement

Retirement can be some of the best years of your life.That is the time to watch your children, and if you are lucky enough, grandchildren grow up and experience everything the world has to offer.Retirement provides the opportunity to do things you never had the time to do before, like traveling the world, playing golf […]

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10
Jul
The Best 100 Towns in Wisconsin for Starting a Small Business

How could you not love the state of Wisconsin?The state proudly takes on the honor as “America’s Dairyland” for their prolific production of dairy products.Or, the fact that one of the NFL’s most historic and successful franchises, the Green Bay Packers, call the tiniest TV market in all of sports, Green Bay, their home is […]

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26
Jun
LendEDU’s 2017 Internship Report

It’s summertime, and that only means one thing. No, not baseball, barbecues, and beaches like you may have been thinking.Summertime is internship season!Having an internship is one of the best ways for an ambitious college student to gain valuable experience in the working world, establish a network of professionals, bolster their resume, and, if they […]

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12
Jun
Large Majority of Millennials Say Instagram Is the Most Influential Social Media Platform When It Comes to Online Shopping

One minute you're scrolling through one of the many social media platforms, and the next minute you're entering your credit card number to buy something.This sequence of events has become commonplace in 2017. Social media apps have become adept at finding out what we want and pushing us to buy those products that we never knew […]

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09
Jun
The 75 Best Places to Buy a Home in Arizona

In recent years, the state of Arizona has become an increasingly popular destination for Americans looking to find a place that they can call home.Much of Arizona is home to a very forgiving climate that rarely gets too cold. The warm temperatures throughout the state have made it particularly attractive for older folks looking to […]

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07
Jun
LendEDU’s Class of 2017 Career Report

The month of June signals the start of summer and the end of college graduation ceremonies.If they have not done so already, newly-minted alumni will soon make the transition from students at their universities to employees at the first companies that hires them.During the 2016-2017 school year, 1.9 million bachelor’s degrees are expected to be […]

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06
Jun
The Best 100 Towns in Alabama for Starting A Small Business

A community is not a true community without at least a few small businesses.Small businesses can become staples, or even institutions, in a town if the conditions are so that a mom and pop shop can flourish.There is nothing quite like walking into a local store and having the attendant say, “What are we having […]

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