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MIT scored 3.72 out of 4.
MIT held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #9 internationally by Forbes and #5 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 9.7%.

Stanford University scored 3.68 out of 4.
Stanford held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #5 by Forbes and #5 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 8%

#3 Harvard University
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Harvard University scored 3.65 out of 4.
Harvard held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #6 by Forbes and #1 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 7%

Princeton University scored 3.6 out of 4.
Princeton jumped one spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #2 by Forbes and #1 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 10%.

Yale University scored 3.57 out of 4.
Yale fell one spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #14 by Forbes and #3 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 9%.

CalTech scored 3.52 out of 4.
CalTech held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #13 by Forbes and #5 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 15%

Columbia University scored 3.39 out of 4.
Columbia held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #42 by Forbes and #4 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 11%.

Dartmouth College scored 3.35 out of 4.
Dartmouth held the same spot from last year's ranking. The college is ranked #30 by Forbes and #11 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 13%

University of Pennsylvania scored 3.29 out of 4.
University of Pennsylvania held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #52 by Forbes and #5 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 18%

Cornell University scored 3.28 out of 4.
Cornell held the same spot from last year's ranking. The university is ranked #51 by Forbes and #15 for universities by US News.
It has an admissions rate of 19%.
The Credit card - You can use a credit card to buy things and pay for them over time. But remember, buying with credit is a loan - you have to pay the money back. And some issuers charge an annual fee for their cards. Some credit card issuers also provide “courtesy” checks to their customers. You can use these checks in place of your card, but they’re not a gift - they’re also a loan that you must pay back. And if you don’t pay your bill on time or in full when it’s  due, you will owe a finance charge - the dollar amount you pay to use credit. The finance charge depends in part on your outstanding balance and the annual percentage rate (APR).

Charge card - If you use a charge card, you must pay the balance in full each time you get your statement.

Debit card - This card allows you to make purchases in real-time by accessing the money in your checking or savings account electronically.

The Fine Print
When applying for credit cards, it’s important to shop around. Fees, interest rates, finance charges, and benefits can vary greatly. And, in some cases, credit cards might seem like great deals until you read the fine print and disclosures. When you’re trying to find the credit card that’s right for you, look at the:

Annual percentage rate (APR) - The APR is a measure of the cost of credit, expressed as a yearly interest rate. It must be disclosed before your account can be activated, and it must appear on your account statements. The card issuer also must disclose the “periodic rate” - the rate applied to your outstanding balance to figure the finance charge for each billing period.

Some credit card plans allow the issuer to change your APR when interest rates or other economic indicators - called indexes - change. Because the rate change is linked to the index’s performance, these plans are called “variable rate” programs. Rate changes raise or lower the finance charge on your account. If you’re considering a variable rate card, the issuer also must tell you that the rate may change and how the rate is determined.

Before you become obligated on the account, you also must receive information about any limits on how much and how often your rate may change.

Grace period - The grace period is the number of days you have to pay your bill in full without triggering a finance charge. For example, the credit card company may say that you have 25 days from the statement date, provided you paid your previous balance in full by the due date. The statement date is on the bill.

The grace period usually applies only to new purchases. Most credit cards do not give a grace period for cash advances and balance transfers. Instead, interest charges start right away. If your card includes a grace period, the issuer must mail your bill at least 14 days before the due date so you’ll have enough time to pay.

Annual fees - Many issuers charge annual membership or participation fees.Some card issuers assess the fee in monthly installments.

Transaction fees and other charges - Some issuers charge a fee if you use the card to get a cash advance, make a late payment, or exceed your credit limit. Some charge a monthly fee if you use the card - or if you don't.

Customer service - Customer service is something most people don’t consider, or appreciate, until there’s a problem. Look for a 24-hour toll-free telephone number.

Unauthorized charges - If your card is used without your permission, you can be held responsible for up to $50 per card. If you report the loss before the card is used, you can’t be held responsible for any unauthorized charges. To minimize your liability, report the loss as soon as possible. Some issuers have 24-hour toll-free telephone numbers to accept emergency information. It’s a good idea to follow-up with a letter to the issuer - include your account number, the date you noticed your card missing, and the date you reported the loss.Keep a record - in a safe place separate from your cards - of your account numbers, expiration dates, and the telephone numbers of each card issuer so you can report a loss quickly.
Whichever type of card user you happen to be, you can learn a lot about using credit wisely, getting out of debt, avoiding a high-debt lifestyle, and taking advantage of the benefits and rewards of card usage.

Choosing a Credit Card That Will Benefit
Your Bottom Line
Comparison shopping is the best way to find a card with the right perks for you. Before we get to fun subjects like deciphering the fine print in credit card offers, let’s quickly go over the basic characteristics of a credit card.

One of the easiest ways to understand how a credit card works is to compare it to a debit card. Even though a debit and credit card look the same, their functions are very different.

Credit Card Basics
Every time you use a credit card, you’re actually borrowing money from a bank or other financial institution. When you charge something, the card-issuing bank pays what you owe to the merchant that accepted your card for payment. In turn, you pay the money back to the bank. By signing up for a credit card, you agree to pay back the money that you borrow, plus any interest or finance charges that accrue on the amount you owe until you’ve paid it all back. Put simply, credit cards are a type of loan.
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So you have made it this far now you want to see what happens to Rick who has been locked in a freight car. Will the Walking dead star make it out alive?

Some of the Shows now playing on AMC: A very big international appeal exists for some of those shows.

On March 31, 2013, during the third season finale of The Walking Dead, AMC unveiled a rebranding campaign with the new tagline "Something More" and inverted the logo from a rectangular outlined box to a solid gold block with the network's acronymic name retained in the center. 2013 saw the channel's unscripted slate doubled with the additions of Freakshow, Immortalized, Owner's Manual, Showville, and Talking Bad.

Also in April, Rectify, which was originally developed for AMC, premiered on AMC's sister channel Sundance Channel to jump start that network's emerging slate of original scripted programming. It was then followed by the July announcement that fellow sister channel WE tv had picked up another series originally developed for AMC for the 2012-2013 development slate, The Divide, to series. During this timeframe, AMC had started to run marathons of certain shows and run commercials from its co-owned sister channels.

In July 2013, it was announced that the network had picked up two drama series: Halt & Catch Fire and Turn, which are set to premiere in 2014. This was the first time that AMC had four pilot orders picked up to series in the same cycle, the other two being The Divide and Low Winter Sun. The latter premiered on August 11, 2013 after the season premiere of the final season of Breaking Bad.

Shot in the line of duty, Cynthiana, Kentucky police officer Rick Grimes wakes from a coma in the hospital to find his town overrun with walking corpses. Rick learns from fellow survivors Morgan Jones and his son Duane that the government told people to find safety in Atlanta, Georgia. Rick travels to Atlanta in search of his wife Lori and son Carl. He meets a scavenger named Glenn, who takes him to a small survivor camp outside the ruined city, where Rick reunites with his family.

After a fatal zombie attack on the camp, Rick criticizes its leader, his former police partner Shane Walsh, who also had an affair with Lori before Rick came. Shane pulls a gun on Rick, but is shot dead by Carl. Now de facto leader, Rick decides the survivors need to find a safer home. Upon meeting Tyreese, his daughter Julie, and Julie's boyfriend Chris, Lori reveals she's pregnant, but doesn't know if the father is Rick or Shane.

Rick’s early settlement attempts are disastrous. Donna, mother of twins Ben and Billy, is killed after the survivors move into a gated neighborhood infested with zombies. A farmer, Hershel Greene, invites the group to stay on his land, where Glenn strikes a relationship with Hershel's middle daughter Maggie, - until zombies kept in the barn break free and kill two of Hershel's children. The group's fortunes improve when they discover an abandoned prison with a zombie-proof fence.

Joined by four surviving inmates, Hershel, his remaining family, and a few friends meet along the road, Rick’s group fortifies the prison against zombies. In a suicide pact gone wrong, Julie gets shot by Chris, but then reanimates as a zombie and gets shot again by Chris. After a vengeful Tyreese kills Chris, the group learns that you don't have to be bitten or scratched to become a zombie, but can reanimate when you die without head trauma. After Rick goes to Shane's resting place to kill his reanimated body, danger comes from within: a psychotic inmate murders Hershel’s two youngest daughters[9]who soon gets killed by a vengeful Maggie, Rick kills another inmate during an attempted coup against his group, and one inmate decides to leave his fate to the zombies. As the last surviving inmate Axel and katana wielding suvivor Michonne are welcomed by the group, Allen, the twins' father gets bitten and dies from a long battle against blood loss from having his infected limb amputated. Increasingly erratic and brutal as he struggles to keep order, Rick steps down as the group’s leader, replaced by a committee run by him, Hershel, Tyreese, and the group's oldest and wisest member Dale.

Rick, Glenn, and Michonne, leave the prison to investigate a nearby helicopter crash and stumble upon Woodbury: a survivor town ruled by an insane tyrant called The Governor, who kills other groups of survivors to take their supplies and keep their severed heads as trophies. When his visitors won’t tell him where they came from, he imprisons them, cutting off Rick's right hand and forcing Glenn to listen to him sadistically raping Michonne. The Governor eventually allows the three to escape, hoping to tail them back home. But on her way out of town, Michonne captures, tortures and mutilates the Governor.

The prison dwellers prepare for a reprisal attack, but slip into complacency and distraction after weeks with no sign of Woodbury forces. Lori gives birth to a girl and is named Judith. Dale gets bitten on the leg but lives through having it amputated and gets a wooden peg to replace his leg. Glenn marries Maggie and “adopts” Carl's girlfriend Sophia after her mother Carol commits suicide. Dale and his 40-year younger girlfriend Andrea adopt the twins. Rick and Hershel are admiring the courtyard vegetable garden when the Governor (having been revived former Army medic Bob Stookey) and a small army rolls up to the prison fence.

Despite their better weapons and larger numbers, the Woodbury forces take heavy casualties and retreat. Convinced they will return, Glenn, Maggie, Sophia, Dale, Andrea, and the twins flee in Dale's RV. Michonne and her lover Tyreese are captured while attempting a preemptive commando strike on Woodbury. Michonne escapes into the wasteland but the Governor executes Tyreese outside the prison gate before launching his second assault.