Oct 06, 2022

FinCap Friday: Doing Well Due to NIL

In mid 2021, the NCAA announced a new policy that would allow college athletes to get paid for the first time in history. Now, college athletes are making big bucks as a result and we're talking about life-changing money here! So, what's this new policy and what metrics do we have about its impact on athletes over the past year? Find out in this week's FinCap Friday:

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About the Author

Yanely Espinal

Born and raised by Dominican, immigrant parents in Brooklyn, Yanely is a proud product of NYC public schools. She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2007 before going on to receive her bachelor's degree at Brown University in 2011. As a Teach For America corps member, Yanely taught third and fourth grade in Canarsie, Brooklyn. She received her master's degree from Relay Graduate School of Education in 2013. She spends her spare time making YouTube videos about personal finance on her channel, MissBeHelpful. Yanely also loves to dance, sew, paint, listen to podcasts, and babysit her 10 nieces and nephews!

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