My Teach is an iPad

Paul FennerPersonal FinanceLeave a Comment

I’m always interested in new trends in education probably because I have kids of my own now but also due to my interest of finding more efficient ways to learn.  Education for me didn’t end after undergrad and has just continued with me.  I’m interested in how to retain more information and what tools are available to do so in … Read More

Is an Ivy League Diploma Worth It?

Paul FennerPersonal FinanceLeave a Comment

In my continued quest to determine if a college diploma is worth the money comes a piece from the WSJ Is an Ivy League Diploma Worth It?  I personally believe that the cost of an education is in a bubble no different than a stock market or housing bubble.  The question is when and how does it pop?  College debt now … Read More

Why GDP Is Like GPA

Paul FennerPersonal FinanceLeave a Comment

Have your doubts about the significance or validity of the GDP calculations?  Well if so you are not alone as this NPR piece discusses.  Calculating all of the production in this let along any country is a daunting task even when things do have a price tag on them.  What makes trying to calculate gross domestic product even more difficult … Read More