Tag: finances

Adulting 101: How to Understand Your Finances

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Freelance Writer

"Adulting 101" is a six-week series to assist with your transition from college to the real world. This week's topic: personal finances. read more

How to Figure Out Your College Costs

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Freelance Writer

From admission to fees and beyond, there's a LOT that goes into the cost of college. Here's how to research total costs when you're searching for schools. read more

Smart Money and Budgeting Tips for High School and College Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Stanford University

It's never too early to think critically about your finances. Here are a few budgeting tips to get started, even as a high school student! read more

5 Things Parents Need to Know About the FAFSA

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Founder, Moon Prep

If you or your child are applying to college, here are five essential things you need to know about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). read more

7 On-Campus Jobs You Really Want

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It's no secret that finances can be tight as a college student. Here are seven on-campus jobs to maximize your earnings without eating up all your free time. read more

5 Financial Strategies Students Should Learn Before Starting College

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English Tutor, TutorNerd

Many students don't have a lot of experience with managing money and finances in general, but they should understand these five financial topics before they head off to college. read more

Paying for Grad School: Plan Ahead to Get Ahead

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Interim Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management at Mercer University

Almost 12% of college graduates default on their student loans within three years of graduating (NCES, 2016). Don't fall into this trap. Start by looking at your current situation and how it fits into your (fiscally responsible) grad school plans. read more

Become a Financially Savvy Student With TACOS

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Student, Dallas Baptist University

I've created a little acronym to help you remember five basic steps to becoming financially savvy, and I did it using something we all love: tacos. read more

10 Attainable New Year's Goals for College Students

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Student, Elmhurst College

The New Year can be exciting for college students, with second semester right around the corner. But what isn't so exciting is the hype about New Year's resolutions. read more

Everything You Need to Know About Graduate Financial Aid

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Freelance Writer

And we mean everything . . . read more