Cutting College Costs
There are three main types of college cost-cutting tips: enrolling at a less-expensive college, reducing living expenses and increasing income and financial aid.
Student Budget Cutting
After graduation, students might have difficulty managing their money and repaying student loans. To address these problems, start by creating a descriptive budget, then look for ways to reduce spending on the largest expenses.
How to Save Money on College Textbooks
Textbooks can add hundreds or even thousands of dollars to college costs. Savvy students can find several ways to reduce textbook costs, such as renting, buying and selling used textbooks.
Beware of Hidden College Costs
College expenses include much more than just tuition and fees. Download this checklist showing many of the college costs you may not have planned for.
Student Banking: Choosing the Right Account
A bank account is a necessity for most college students. Read this article for tips on selecting a cost-effective and convenient bank or credit union.
Student Credit Cards
When used properly, a credit card can help a college student build a good credit history. This article offers money-saving advice on obtaining and using credit cards.
Financial Advice for Recent College Graduates
Preparing for life after college can be challenging. Check out this advice for recent graduates to improve your chances of becoming a financial success.