Should You Join the JAG Corps?
Recently, a lot of lawyers and law students have been applying to the JAG Corps. This post looks at whether the JAG Corps might be right for you.
Emergency Fun(d): Ditch the Savings Account and Invest Efficiently
Whether you change up how you manage your emergency fund, or you slide all of your emergency reserves over to a Robo Advisor, there is plenty of middle ground between an all-cash emergency fund and a pure stock investment account.
HSAs: A Great Investment Tool for the Healthy Saver
There are not many tax-advantaged savings vehicles out there that can match the benefits of an HSA. But you must decide if you can handle the drawbacks before committing.
You Have a Meeting and Your Car Won’t Start. Now What?
There is no other feeling quite like the anxiety that arises when a turn of the ignition results in the silence. Here is what you need to do to make sure you get to your appointment on time.
How To Save Money on Your Cell Phone Bill
A few years ago, I was paying $170 a month for two phones through Verizon. The phones weren’t particularly new, and I was not doing anything particularly important besides responding to the occasional important email, using the GPS if I was lost, and resenting high-school acquaintances’ political views on Facebook. Eventually, I came to the realization […]
Workouts You Can Do in Your Office
We know you want to get more exercise, and we also know you're short on time (or so you tell your friends). No more excuses: here are exercises you can do right in your office.
Take Advantage of Public Sector Loan Forgiveness
Student loan debt can be debilitating. If you are willing to sacrifice yourself to the bureaucracy, the Public Student Loan Forgiveness program may be your best bet to recover.
Verizon Mobile Hotspots: Smartphone vs. MiFi
Not all hotspots work alike. Which device should you use for office work outside the office.
The Good, The Bad, the “Listserv”
A look at the reasons why you should join a listserv. Also, why you might hate it.
Leaving Work at Work
What can the lunch-pailers teach lawyers about achieving work-life balance?
Drop the Distractions and Get to Work
Ditch the distractions and set an appointment to get to work.
Ask the Stupid Questions, Get Smarter
Asking the dumb questions makes you a better lawyer. It's science.
Should Law Schools Require Applicant Interviews?
There are several reasons why law schools should require their applicants to do an interview. So why don't they?
How Much is Technology Really Changing Law Practice?
With all of the new gadgets out there for practitioners, how much has the practice of law actually changing?
Choosing the Right Law School
You decided to go to law school. Awesome. Here are some factors to consider when making your decision of where you should go.