Sustainability Education – An Investment in the Future

A core focus of Working in Support of Education (W!se), a non-profit organization, is to help high schools prepare students for college and the workplace. Given environmental, economic and social challenges facing many countries, readiness for the future means having a foundational knowledge of sustainability. During these difficult times, we search for clues about what… Read More

An Alternative Asset Allocation: Could Sports Cards Be A Good Investment? (As Reported By Bryan Bottarelli on Benzinga.com)

We’re sure you’re tired of hearing about COVID-19 and the financial uncertainty that has resulted from this pandemic. Now more than ever, it’s important for us to take a look at our various investment portfolios. Could we be diversifying our options even further? One possible asset allocation may surprise you – sports cards. Alright, we… Read More

Student Loan Consolidation and Student Loan Forgiveness: Know The Facts (As Reported By Eric Lafleche on Empathize.com)

If you’re a current college student, or a recent graduate, you’re likely all too familiar with the associated costs. It’s no secret that attending an institution of higher learning, or even just trying to further one’s education, presents certain financial barriers. With the current COVID-19 pandemic upon us, the effects of these costs are further… Read More

“Celebrating More Than Two Decades of Civic Engagement and Social Justice”

NEW YORK, N.Y. – On Monday, June 8, Working in Support of Education (W!se) celebrated the 25th Anniversary of Quality of Life INNOVATIONS (QLI). Despite widespread school closures and a nation in lockdown, more than 125 guests marked the occasion by attending a virtual ceremony, which culminated with the announcement of the 2020 prize winners…. Read More

Two Types of Wallets? How You Store Cryptocurrency Matters (As Reported By Pedro Febrero of Toshi Times)

Are you “curious about crypto”? If you’re familiar with the world of finance, you may have heard about cryptocurrencies. They offer a completely digital and decentralized alternative to traditional fiat currency (i.e. the U.S. dollar). An added bonus is that, by nature, they are deflationary, meaning there’s a finite supply available. Once the blockchain for… Read More