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Here's What to Expect for Your Wallet This Fourth of July!

The Fourth of July is almost here, and it’s time to celebrate! This year, 9 in 10 Americans plan to celebrate, and 93% of younger consumers (ages 18-24) plan on partaking in the day’s festivities, according to the  National Retail Foundation. American’s are projected to spend a total of  $6.9 Billion ; that’s a whole lot of bleeding red, white, blue and green this holiday!...
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Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania has Moved!

Have you heard the news? Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania has a new home in the Abele Business Park, located in Bridgeville, Pennsylvania. This site will be the home for JA BizTown , which will begin to inspire entrepreneurial thinking in grade-school children across the western PA area in spring of 2019. JA BizTown  is a two-pronged, innovative educational experience...
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Research Reveals Boy’s Interest in Stem Careers Declining; Girls’ Interest Unchanged

Year two of Junior Achievement & EY survey of 13-17-year olds shows how teens’ career ambitions, educational priorities and economic outlook have significantly shifted in one year New 2018 research conducted on behalf of Junior Achievement and Ernst & Young LLP (EY) illustrates how in just one year after first being surveyed, high school age teens’ career ambitions have shifted...
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One-Third of College Freshmen Have Less than $1,000 in College Savings

One-Third of College Freshmen Have Less than $1,000 in College Savings; Neither High School nor College Students are Prepared to Manage the Cost of College New Study from Junior Achievement and Citizens Bank Shows College Freshmen are Not Much More Prepared to Pay for College than their High School Peers According to a new survey conducted on behalf of Junior Achievement USA and...
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4 Simple Tips For College Graduates

Graduation season is here! It’s an exciting time of tassel turning, diploma earning, and recognizing students for their accomplishments. While many are thinking about the ceremony and celebrations, if you’re a college graduate, here’s what you should be doing right now before commencement. Send out resumes On average, it takes 7.4 months of full-time job searching to secure a...
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