• 6 College Summer Vacation Secrets You Need to Know

    Summertime is the right time for fun with friends. But if you want to lay the foundation for financial and career success, learn how to use this time to your advantage.

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  • 5 Hacks for Life after College from Your Future Self

    Don’t invest $500 in your friend’s hamster circus startup. Chances are good there have been times you wished your future self would reach back through time and stop you from making an ill-advised decision.

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  • Do’s and Don’ts to Create a Killer Resume that Lands Your Dream Job

    Resume writing can be a challenge when you’re just wrapping up your college career. From low-level summer jobs to brief internships, it can feel like you have zero qualifications for your target position.

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  • Job Interview Prep Tips: College Edition

    Whether you’re interviewing for an internship or your first post-graduation job, prep work is key if you want to stand out from the candidate pack. It’s especially critical considering that 33 percent of bosses say they know within the first 90 seconds of an interview whether they will hire the candidate. Use these interview prep tips to help make a hire-me impression.

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  • LDHL on TV Again!

    As mentioned in last week’s blog post, Executive Director Ann Womble was featured on two television shows during a week in March–Behind the Headlines and Behind the Lines. In this clip from Behind the Lines, host Diane Dayton interviews loan recipient Alyse Crandal, donor Dottie Ezard, and our executive director to delve deeper into the history and other intriguing aspects of the nonprofit organization and what it offers Lancaster County…

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  • LDHL on Behind The Headlines

    Throughout last week, Executive Director Ann Womble was featured on Behind The Lines and Behind The Headlines, two locally run television shows on LCTV 66. We are proud to share with you a clip from one of the shows, Behind The Headlines, with hosts Jere Strittmatter and David Atkinson discussing interest-free student loans available to residents of Lancaster County.

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