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- October 5, 2012

A good way to protect yourself from unemployment

by Gary Alt

We all know the job market is tough, right? The national unemployment rate in August was 8.1%. But what they don't report on the news is how your education choices affect your chances of getting and keeping a job. The real story in these statistics is that you have a far better chance of staying employed if you have a college degree. This infographic shows that a solid education is more important today than ever before.

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--Gary Alt is co-founder of Monterey Private Wealth in Pleasanton.