The Vatican Hosts A Hackathon
Andrea Valdez, Wired
The event, VHacks, is bringing together 120 students for a 36-hour hackathon aimed at finding technological solutions for three global issues the Catholic Church hopes to address: social inclusion, interfaith dialogue, and assistance for migrants and refugees.
Credit card debt surpasses $1 trillion in the US for first time
Nataly Pak, ABC News
U.S. consumers’ total credit card debt exceeded $1 trillion for the first time, according to a new study by the personal finance website WalletHub.
The Federal Government Spends a Lot More on the Elderly Than on Children. Should It?
Ben Leubsdorf, Wall Street Journal
Economists say U.S. spends more on the elderly, but early-childhood investments can improve outcomes.
Seven Steps for Serving our Bosses and God Faithfully
Joanna Sanders, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics
Ask questions and seek understanding of not just the requirements of the task but also of the purpose of the task.