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7 Important Financial To-Do’s for First-Year College Students

Learning to manage finances is an important part of growing up, and college is a great time to do it. Start now with these tips before you head to campus!

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Senior Director, ValuePenguin.com

5 Unhealthy Money Habits to Avoid Developing in College

Developing smart money habits now will pay off majorly in the future. Check out these five unhealthy practices you should avoid for financial stability.

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Senior Director, ValuePenguin.com

Everything Parents Need to Know Before Opening a 529 College Savings Plan

529 plans are a common way for parents to save for a child’s higher education, but what exactly are they and how do you set them up? Here's what to know.

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Freelance Writer

Top 5 Back-to-School Money-Saving Tips for Students

It can seem hard to save money as a student, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are the top tips to manage your money and save more around back-to-school time.

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Freelancer Writer, Coupon Chief

6 Smart Financial Literacy Tips for High School Students

Making good financial decisions in high school goes a long way in college and beyond. Here are six things you should do to become more financially literate.

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Freelance Writer

5 Ways Job Location Can Affect Your Financial Future

Your first job out of college is exciting, but there are many factors to consider. Here's some advice on how choosing a career location can affect finances.

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

The Best Way to Afford College: The Dave Ramsey Way

Dave Ramsey’s finance principles can help students get a head start on their financial journey and establish good money habits. Learn more about them here!

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

5 Ways to Increase Your Credit Score Before Graduation

Your credit score is an important part of your adult life. Get ahead in college before graduation and build a good foundation for the future with this advice.

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Financial Learning: Why Does My Credit Score Matter?

Managing your credit score can be tricky, especially if you're new to applying for credit. This guide will help you understand this important financial concept.

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Smart Things You Should Do With Excess 529 Funds

Imagine: Your student's college graduation is coming up, and surprise! You have extra money in your 529 plan. What should you do with it? Here are some options.

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

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