Stories produced by St. Peter's Journalism Students
BY Ksenia Stsepyetkina, Class of 2014 —
In the United States, the bad economy has put a lot of stress on people. Throughout the financial crisis many have endured pay cuts, cutting back on expenses, and even losing their jobs. But all is now bleak and some have found a silver lining. People are starting to discover alternative ways to make extra money and add to their income despite their circumstances. A working mother and a college student used their business instincts and figured out a way to supplement their incomes enough to help them through their financial difficulties.