Student Budget Clinic: Learn to Control Your Spending

Student Budget Clinic: Learn to Control Your Spending

One of the most frugal periods of a person’s life often takes place during college. School expenses, living away from home, and not being able to work full-time can add up to some very lean years. Instead of learning how to control your spending the hard way, you can...
How Much College Debt is Too Much?

How Much College Debt is Too Much?

It's difficult to know exactly how much college will cost you. You'll have to take into account tuition and fees, along with your expected financial aid. You'll also have to think about variables such as housing costs and the price of textbooks. Whatever the price tag...
How to Pay for College

How to Pay for College

Are you a senior in high school who is considering going to college? Maybe you grew up with everyone telling you that it was the right decision, that you had to go, or maybe you even decided for yourself that a college education was something that you wanted. Whatever...
The Student’s Credit Card Checklist

The Student’s Credit Card Checklist

Students in college are often targeted for special credit card deals. The problem with so many offers and cards designed around the needs of college students is determining what to look for and what to avoid. Understanding a few key elements in the card and adding...