Tag: finances

6 Ways for Students to Independently Pay for College

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Students don't have to rely on their parents to be able to pay for college. Here are six avenues to consider that can help you pay for your higher education. read more

Financial Transparency: The FAFSA, Your Student, and You

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Some parents are wary about sharing financial information with their students when filing the FAFSA. Here's how to avoid it and the bright side if you don't. read more

How and Why to Save for Retirement in Your 20s

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Saving for retirement probably isn't even on your mind yet, but it should be! Here's how and why you should start saving for your future in your 20s. read more

4 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Bank in College

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Going to college is a huge commitment--personally and financially. Make sure you're putting your college costs in the right hands by also finding the right bank. read more

7 Ways Students Can Make Money During the Pandemic

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

The economy may have taken a hit due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that doesn't mean your personal finances have to. Here are seven ways to make money during COVID-19. read more

5 Tips to Help College Students Manage Their Finances

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Founder and CEO, Boro

Learning how to manage your finances isn't something you're usually taught in high school. Read this expert financial planning to set yourself up for college! read more

How to Pay for College When Your 529 Plan Takes a Hit

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin

Before panicking about your assets as the stock market fluctuates, read this advice to assess your other options for covering your student's college costs. read more

Top 10 Money-Saving Tips for College Students

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Freelance Writer

Saving money in college is hard with how expensive everything is these days. Here are our top money-saving tips to get you through the school year. read more

6 Ways to Combat Debt After the Holidays

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Freelance Writer

Do post-holiday bills have you down? Don't get too discouraged! Here are six ways you can pay off your debt faster before spring break rolls around. read more

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