Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

In my economics class, we have been discussing the concept of “Dollar Votes.” This theory means we have control as consumers on how businesses survive or thrive. If consumers start buying less of a product, the price may lower. Contrasting this, if consumers were to buy more of a product a company would get stronger …

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Ways to Do: Donate

  Action speaks louder than words. I said I wanted to have a louder voice this year but I was overwhelmed with where to start. So, my first step is donating to charities and foundations I believe in. At first, I ruled this out because splurging for me means going to Starbucks. What's the point …

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New Year, Louder Voice

Growing up I was always told never to talk about religion or politics at the dinner table. Where is the line is drawn on the internet? There is a freedom in typing things that normally would have made me uncomfortable to say aloud. To make things straightforward and honest, I voted for Hillary Clinton. I …

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How Cruel Are You?

  Last year I was scrolling through Twitter, and I stumbled upon a simple retweet of an article. The report emphasized the unfair treatment thousands of animals have to go through due to big, name brand makeup companies. While I knew in the corner of my mind this type of thing exists, I never actually processed …

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I’m Trying to Adult

College is this really weird in-between stage of growing up and still wanting your parents to do stuff for you. I love the freedom of not having a curfew or going into Manhattan whenever I want. At the same time, part of me still wants my mom to cancel an appointment for me because I …

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Lookin’ Good And Doin’ Good- Warby Parker

Everyone at one point has shopper's remorse. It’s a very common "Debby Downer" that is only cured by reassurance from a friend. To prevent the question is it worth it, buy something that has a bonus deal. There are so many fabulous companies that give back. Which makes it even better when products are super cute and super affordable! One great …

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