Tag: finances

Smart Things You Should Do With Excess 529 Funds

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

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. read more

6 Smart Financial Plans Before You Study Abroad

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VP of Content, FinanceBuzz

Studying abroad in college can add up financially. Before you go on your international adventure, consider these six financial strategies to save some cash. read more

Infographic: 3 Tips to Financially Survive Freshman Year

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Content Marketer

Your first year of college can come with financial pitfalls if you're not careful. Here are three financial tips to get you through freshman year. read more

4 Tips for Minimizing Debt Amounted During an Internship

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

College internships sometimes make it hard to earn money at the same time, as most are unpaid. Here are some ways to avoid debt during this crucial experience. read more

Financial Emergencies: 6 Smart Student Funding Options

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Content Writer, ValuePenguin.com

Financial emergencies are downright stressful and scary. Here are your options as a college student for funding during common financial struggles. read more

How Students Should Save and Spend Their Money

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Founder and Managing Member, Ruffin Consulting Services

Students should learn smart money-saving and spending habits as early as possible. Start learning how to manage your finances right here! read more

Investing 101: Smart Stock Market Strategies for Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

The stock market is moving into a more modernized place right now, but that means it's the perfect time for students to learn how to invest. Get started here! read more

When Finances Change While Your Student Is in College

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Finances change; it happens. Instead of panicking because your student attends an expensive college, follow this advice to possibly receive more financial aid. read more

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