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For many college students, the time they join college is their first time to handle money on their own. Creating a budget and...


Tags: Budget Hacks, College Finances, Budgeting

Saving money as a student can be hard. Life in a university can be expensive, and as a student, your budget is limited. You...


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Despite rising higher education costs and student loan debt, there is a baffling amount of federal student aid that goes...


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It's no secret that college is an expensive place to be, and prospective students are always worried about being able to...


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It’s a common situation: In spite of your best intentions, you made a late student loan payment.


Tags: College Finances, Credit Scores, Debt

If you’re struggling to make monthly payments on your student loans, the first thing to remember is that you’re not alone....


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Any time you have to talk money with family members, tensions can run high. Not to mention doing so right as your kids are...


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Ah, summer. Staying up late and sleeping in, no school or homework, and maybe a vacation or two. If you’re wise, you may also...


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