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5 Financial Tips for Every Freshman

As you move on to college and start budgeting money for yourself you may find yourself struggling. As young adult you may find it intimidating to try to manage your money but the worst thing you can do is to bury your head and assume things will work out. Instead, you need to proactively look […]

Get A Grip On Your Student Loan Debts With Ameritech Financial

Federal student loan debt is the financial noose around the neck of many college graduates. In many instances, college graduates crippled by student loan debts are unable to properly start their lives in any meaningful way. Common wages from entry-level jobs do not seem to be able to stretch far enough. Thankfully, although common, situations […]

Back to School: Money Saving Tricks for College Students

News flash: college is expensive! And though you may think that getting a job will solve all of your problems, it’s important to consider that juggling a job while in college can be a source of great frustration and stress. Thankfully, there are ways to make yourself less dependent on a college job. How? By […]

Six Mistakes That Can Make You Lose Your College Scholarship

A scholarship is a huge benefit to many students, and qualifying for one can be an amazing feeling. However, it’s important to remember that losing your scholarship is possible if you aren’t careful. Here are some mistakes you’ll need to avoid if you want to make sure those funds keep coming. Missing the Deadline to […]

Fundraising Ideas for College Students

College students who want to raise money for a special cause, for an event that they would like to host, or for an activity they want to pursue can do so in a variety of ways. In fact, with a little creativity and teamwork, you can raise the funds that you need surprisingly easily while […]