Magic: The Scholarship

When I was in high school, my parents encouraged me to apply to every scholarship I was eligible for, and the ones I did get were from small organizations, like the Asian American Scholarship Fund. If I had known about a scholarship for young "Magic: The Gathering" players, I would have been all over it.

Travel the World By Not Paying Rent

I’ve been fortunate enough to spend the majority of my twenties traveling across five continents and temporarily living in some of the most exciting cities on earth: London, Los Angeles, and New York City—with long stints in Paraguay and Belize. I’ve been able to afford this, not because of a trust fund, but because I rarely have to pay rent.

The Scholarship Gap

Bloomberg Businessweek looked at Sallie Mae’s “How America Pays for College” annual report and saw this bit of information showing that kids coming from families earning more than $100,000 a year receive more in scholarship money than kids coming from families earning less than $35,000 a year.

Always Ask For More Money

So you got into grad school. Congrats. Now it's time to ask for more money.

WWYD: Tipping on a Discounted Meal, Being Assertive

Today in "WWYD," one of our favorite topics: tipping. And learning to be assertive.