Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Where’s the Payoff?

Students Toss Mortar Boards in the Air
Photo by Christopher Furlong of Getty Images

As a recent college graduate, I am now familiar with the dread of student loans hanging over me like a dark cloud. I realize that it will take me quite some time to pay for the education that I received, but I know that it was worthwhile because I have the potential to make more money over the rest of my working life. A new study shows that between the ages of 22 and 64, my four-year degree could earn me about 1.2 million dollars more than someone with just a high school education. Anyone with an associate’s degree could bring in 325,000 dollars more! I hope college students and high school seniors see these figures as that extra incentive to pursue their goals in higher education.

Best of WBSM

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 1420 Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 1420 Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.