Is it too late for a big change?
Summary: Did you go to college, but for whatever reason, didn’t finish? You’re not alone. One study says that 40% of people are in that boat. This episode of the Life Happens Laugh Anyway Podcast talks about what steps to take if you’re feeling the itch to make a switch and possibly go back to school.
Should you make a major career change? That’s the big question and it’s also the first question that needs to be answered BEFORE anything else. Find your “why.” Why do you want to pursue a change? Check out http://www.crossroadscareer.org for more info. It is a non-profit faith-based organization helping people find their purpose through work and pointing everyone to faith in Jesus Christ.
Need money to go back to school? 7 Ways You Can Afford to Go Back to School can help.
- Fill out the Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA).
- Take advantage of tax breaks.
- Open a 529 College-savings plan for yourself.
- Look for nontraditional scholarships.
- Call your financial aid office.
- Take a free or low-cost course online.
- Take an 9n-person college course.
Our spiritual encouragement comes from Psalm 32:8
Thanks for tuning in!
Tracy and Cathrine
P.S. The goal of the Life Happens Laugh Anyway podcast is to present our audience with a relevant topic weekly in an entertaining way followed by some spiritual encouragement. #lifehappenslaughanyway #tracydegraaf
***MORE ABOUT TRACY DEGRAAF COMEDY***
Tracy DeGraaf is a U.S.A. national touring comedian based in the Chicago area working primarily with churches and hospitals on outreach events. She is a Christian and a breast cancer survivor, so she combines two of her passions: Jesus and Mammograms into her comedy ministry. She loves Jesus, but doesn’t want women to meet Him just yet. At her church shows she points the audience to Jesus at the end and at her hospital shows she encourages all to get and stay current on cancer screenings. For more information go to TracyDeGraaf.com.