Calculator Independence Day
(This is one of a series of GMAT tips that we offer on our blog.)
Today marks the office-closure observance of the American Independence Day (which officially takes place tomorrow, July 4). Independence in any context can be both daunting and freeing; for a fledgling nation, freedom from taxes may be exciting, but the need for self-government can be troublesome (as the Articles of Confederation demonstrate). For a young adult, the freedom from parental control may be liberating, but all the while the financial independence can be more difficult than expected.