Richard Robbins

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edX Courses Create Affordable Opportunities for College Credit

The cost of a college education has skyrocketed from the last generation to the current one. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in 1985, the average cost to finish school at a 4-year college, including tuition, fees, and room and board expenses, was $12,274 (adjusted for inflation; the actual average cost then was …

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What Types of Insurance Should You Have To Protect Your Family?

Article Summary Four general types of insurance are recommended to keep you and your family protected from financial hardship, including: Life Insurance Disability Insurance Health Insurance Property Insurance Shopping for and setting up these insurance accounts will provide you with a hedge against unexpected issues that could damage your financial stability. Becoming financially well-off is …

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Personal Finances Self-Reliance LDS Church

LDS Personal Finances Self-Reliance Budgeting Course

Taking control of your personal finances is one the most important things you can do to experience the blessings of prosperity that are available to those who are willing to obey the principles upon which those blessings are based. Under the influence and in the grasp of the materialistic society in which we now exist, …

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Trump’s Healthcare Pricing Transparency Executive Order

My wife recently gave birth to our seventh child. Just a few months before he was born, we moved from Utah to Tennessee. Our plan was to have the delivery done by a group of midwives at a birthing center close to Vanderbilt University, but those plans were changed by the birthing center midwives just …

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Thomas Jefferson Bible Believing Christian

7 Lies About Thomas Jefferson, a Bible-Believing Christian

The Founding Fathers of the United States of America have long been remembered as some of the most inspired people to inhabit this planet. Their commitment to freedom and the ideas they came together to shape into the Declaration of Independence and later the Constitution has carried the principles of fundamental human rights and the …

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