Five Expensive Things That Are Way Less Important Than Your Education

In my experience at Grantham University (http://www.grantham.edu/), there were a few questions that would resurface each year. The most common one is this:  “Why should I get a college degree?” (http://info.grantham.edu/why-online-education)

I get it. College is expensive, finding a good job right now is challenging – even if you already have a degree. And the idea of investing a couple of years of your life and (unless you’re receiving employer or military education benefits) your money without some kind of guaranteed payoff at the end can be unsettling.

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, education – a college education – is important.  Read the rest of my article: http://blog.militaryauthority.com/blog-1/bid/326347/Five-Expensive-Things-That-Are-Way-Less-Important-Than-Your-Education

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http://www.starbucks.com/coffee
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/the-hottest-designer-dog-clothing
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