Monday, September 11, 2006

Financial planning for scientists

Science seems to have a series of articles about finances this week. Find out how to scam grant money, how to purchase stocks with your scholarship, and sell research cigarettes on the black market... Just kidding, mostly common sense stuff: don't overspend, KD and coffee is perfectly healthy diet anyways. FTA "While their counterparts in other fields are contributing to 401(k) retirement plans, academics are still scraping by on graduate fellowships or assistantships that lead some to wonder when they took a vow of poverty"