Category Archives: Money & finance

Car maintenance tips to keep your car in tip-top shape

One of the most expensive items you’ll ever own is your auto. But you can save money on car maintenance by learning how to change your oil and other custom car care tasks. If you’ve never looked under the hood, … Continue reading

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The end of print newspapers on campus is near

The death of print has been touted for years now as more and more publications go online to keep readers. College student newspapers have been somewhat immune to this trend—up until now. Recently newspapers on campus are also creating Web … Continue reading

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Save money now to save yourself from headaches later

The sooner you learn how to handle your own money now while on a budget, the sooner you’ll feel more confident when you have a career and more cash flow! Here are some life hacks to help you learn to … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day gift ideas for college students on a budget

Dear ol’ mom. There’s really no sufficient way to thank her for all she has done for you over the years—from taking care of you when you were a baby, to taking care of you when you were sick, to … Continue reading

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Make your dorm room unique with these organization and storage tips

Does your college dorm room resemble a disaster area? If you have trouble finding things then it’s time for some college dorm room ideas and organization tips. With a little know-how and inspiration, you can create cool dorm rooms where … Continue reading

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Summer break road trip ideas and money saving tips

Summer break gives you a chance to get away from course work and deadlines. It’s a time to try something new. You can fly to Europe or look at summer road trip ideas, work on a dude ranch or catch … Continue reading

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Enter the “Instructor for a Day” Video Contest!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to reverse roles with your instructor? What might you do differently (or even the same!) to make your students more engaged? This dream of yours has a chance of coming true, along … Continue reading

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Filing taxes — last minute how to tips for college students

Ah taxes … part of entering the world of adults is beginning that lifelong dance with filing taxes. If you had a job in high school, mom and dad may have taken care of your dealings with the IRS, but … Continue reading

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Living on a budget — tips for college students

Living on a budget is hard for anyone. But for college students, it may be the first time that you have been in full control (or almost full control) of your money. A few tips for how to handle your … Continue reading

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DIY clothes: How to create couture fashion on a college budget

College days often mean living on a budget. But that doesn’t mean that you can’t dress in style. Do-it-yourself, (diy) clothes are the rage. You can also make a fashion statement and create your own couture clothing on a budget. … Continue reading

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