Uncategorized / 08.24.2013
Is College Worth It?
Exploring the value of costly education.Would you invest upwards of $20,000 in something if you weren’t sure it would pay off in the end? Would you spend four years putting yourself into extreme debt when you could have spent those years working? Does taking out a loan with insane interest rates make sense when you aren’t even sure when you will be able to start paying the loans off?Herein lies the gut-wrenching question that prospective students at any level of their education ask: Is it all worth it?There is no easy answer to this question — every person comes with a different set of circumstances that dictate what is right and wrong for them. And so many times, even after their decision has been made, it is still impossible to say if it was the right one.