Ciara Harris

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Millions of Federal Student Loans Lining Up to Be Eliminated and Borrowers Repaid

As a consumer debt expert for decades I've developed a pretty good sense of reading the tea leaves of debt. Sometimes this means making some sense out of puzzle pieces well in advance of assembly.<p>I'm getting that same strong sense that student loan debtors are on the verge of a bold new ability to …

Michelle Obama Tells Stephen Colbert What She Most Wants to Do When She Leaves the White House

You know what First Lady Michelle Obama is most looking forward to when she leaves the White House? Opening a window.<p>They say it’s the little things …

The Dirty Little C-Word: Career

I cringed when I was first called the dirty, little C-Word: "career" woman.<p>I never set out to have a successful career. I aspired to have adventures and build a financial security net to be able to provide for my future. Men do it all the time. Yet, here I was getting pegged as a "Career" woman, …

Relationships

These 2-Year-Old BFFs Have More Style Than We Can Handle

Cuteness overload.<p>You think you and your best friend have great style? Just wait until you meet Everleigh and Ava. The duo coordinates their outfits, owns matching Burberry dresses and poses like it's their job. Oh and did we mention they are 2 1/2 years old? And that they model for Kardashian …

Stylish

Google and Twitter Team Up to Offer Their Own 'Instant Articles' -- With a Twist

Like Facebook, Apple and Snapchat -- but different.<p>Google and Twitter are working together to help publishers show “instant articles” to people who use their services on mobile phones.<p>The plan, which is supposed to launch with a small group of publishers this fall, is an effort to make it easier …

How 'Human' Is This Newly Discovered Species?

The discovery of a new human-related species, named <i>Homo naledi</i>, has thrown the evolutionary biology world for a loop. The newfound species<i>,</i> uncovered …

33 of Beyoncé's Most Stylish Mommy-and-Me Moments in Honor of Her Birthday

See Beyonce's Transformation<p>The one and only Queen Bey turns 36 today, and she just keeps wowing us with her talent, bold #Flawless style, and big …

How to Increase Your Value in One Hour, Each Day | Inc.com

Everybody wants to be more valuable. While assigning an absolute "value" to a person has unfavorable moral implications, there's no question that some workers are more valuable to their employers than others; workers who have more skills, more experience, and a greater drive to work hard tend to …

Learning

4 Steps to Negotiating a Great Salary | Inc.com

Where most people go wrong when negotiating a starting salary is failing to make clear during the interview process that they know their own worth and are looking to create a business-to-business partnership. You don't want to work "for" the employer; you want to work "with" it--and that means …

Employment

VMAs 2015: Kanye speech gets celebrity reactions

Kanye West delivered a capital-S Speech on Sunday night as he accepted the MTV VMAs Video Vanguard Award, and celebrities responded to his words on …

British banker charged over bloody killings at luxury Hong Kong apartment

A British investment banker has been charged with murder in Hong Kong over the killings of two young Indonesian women at a high-rise apartment in the heart of the densely populated city.<p>One of the victims was discovered stuffed inside a suitcase on the balcony of the 31st-floor apartment. The other …