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Because bookkeeping requires nothing more than basic math skills, it can be done by kids as young as 6 or 7.
These institutes for higher learning will offer gratis instruction online. Other colleges and organizations already do.
Working-poor parents and guardians may be eligible for $50,000 policies to pay for their kids' educations. And yes, it really is free.
You can substantially reduce the cost of a college education if you plan ahead.
A rule of thumb says you shouldn't borrow more than what you expect to earn in your first year in the working world.
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