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Fact or Fiction: Helping Your Child Launch a Career
An April 2011 study by Rutgers University found that only 53 percent of students who graduated from a four-year college between 2006 and 2010 have found full-time employment. And you know what that means? Many of them have moved back home. If your kid's one of them and it's not your life's goal to support him into his retirement years, take our quiz to find out how to help "launch" his career instead. Read more »
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