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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 […]

Great Ways of Surviving Your Student Loans

Education can be a luxury even with the financial aid of parents and scholarships. A student loan is sometimes the only solution, but also a nemesis that can ruin your already poor finances. It is thus a high time to save some money or try earning it. I know it can be hard to find […]

10 Tips to Help You Pay For College

Are you starting college this year or have you recently started? One of your biggest worries, along with keeping up with your classes and getting used to living away from home, is probably how you’re going to pay your way through your education. The idea of being in total control of your own finances for […]