A lot of spending on self-improvement is based on wishful thinking -- and it becomes a big waste of money.
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Students waste time and hundreds of dollars pursuing fake credentials. For the record, you can't get a GED online.
People are not good at multitasking, and that includes members of the Millennial generation.
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