All posts tagged "finance"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Economic policy – What you need to know before you vote

    By Brooke Moody– In less than two months Americans will be making one of the most controversial votes in recent election years. It is almost as if Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been facing off in...

    • Posted September 11, 2016
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  • Features
    A guide: How to make flex points last

    By Briana Williams– At this point in the semester, stress levels are rising while flex points are dropping. No one has a problem with declining meal swipes, but keeping flex throughout the semester is every student’s greatest...

    • Posted September 11, 2016
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    Make your money work for you

    Wouldn’t it be nice to have some of the money you spend end up back in your pocket while also creating a financial identity that will benefit you for post-graduation life? Investing in a credit card is...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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    College budget: There’s an app for that

    You are a young college student with a full-time class schedule and a part-time job, maybe two. On top of that, you join a club for extra-curricular purposes. The last thing you have time for is managing a...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • Snow 1-1
    Polar vortex season proves costly for Physical Plant

    By Olivia Krauth– As winter ends, the university’s physical plant is facing a serious financial hit from the treacherous winter.  Some estimate snow removal alone could balloon to four or five times more  spent in years past....

    • Posted March 15, 2014
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  • Editorial: U of L Foundation needs oversight

    The U of L Foundation has been responsible for financially sustaining a vast number of programs, departments and scholarships for the university. Most of the university’s funding, $141.8 million, comes from the foundation and its fundraising has...

    • Posted August 21, 2012
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  • House of Representatives
    Students narrowly avoid additional debt: interest rates remain low

    By Rae Hodge– On Friday, Congress passed legislation preventing student loan interest rates from doubling on July 1. Rates on subsidized Stafford loans will remain at 3.4 percent for an additional year. The $6 billion cost of...

    • Posted July 2, 2012
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  • President James Ramsey
    President Ramsey announces layoffs at U of L

        by Rae Hodge– University of Louisville President James Ramsey has announced the coming layoff of 10 to 15 employees of the university, citing a 6.4 percent cut in state-wide higher education funding as the cause....

    • Posted June 7, 2012
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    Grant program prepares students for college

    By James El-Mallakh– If you ask a freshman in high school what year he or she will graduate, one would answer 2016. But according to Kim Millard the answer is 2020, which is the year that student...

    • Posted May 3, 2012
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    How to ball on a budget

    By Michael Baldwin– College can get expensive; tuition, meal plan and book are going to leave your bank account empty. With all these expenses how is one able to afford anything else? This article is here to...

    • Posted May 2, 2012
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