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Has a College Offered You Less Financial Aid Than You Hoped For? Ask for More

By Sarah Reese

The average financial aid package for students applying to colleges is worth more than $20,000 per student. If the offer that you receive is much less, you can ask that it be reconsidered and ask them to increase your financial aid package.   In any regular year, asking a college for more financial aid tends…

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Student Loan Repayment: 3 Secrets You Can’t Afford to Ignore

By Marissa Daniel

3 Student loan repayment secrets to utilize when paying back student loans to save money and be debt-free faster

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10 Ways College Students Can Start Saving for Fall Semester – Now

By Becca Cornell

Additional ways to make money and save money for fall semester that are actionable

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How to Pay for College When Student Loans Aren’t Enough

By Becca Cornell

Alternative ways to supplement paying for college when student loans arent’ enough to cover tuition.

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College Scholarship Application Checklist

By Marissa Daniel

Things you need to have to succeed in your college scholarship application, requirements of most college scholarship programs

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Valentine’s Day Survival Guide for College Students With Gift and Date Ideas

By Sarah Reese

Things to do on Valentine’s Day when you’re single and when you’re not. Plus gift ideas for him and her, and how to ask your crush on a date. Everything you could ever need to survive Valentines Day in college

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Ways to Build Credit as a College Student

By Becca Cornell

Here are some other ways to build credit as a college student before opening your own credit card, and some credit card options and tips when you are ready to take that next step.

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Why You Should Refinance Your Student Loans During The Coronavirus Crisis

By Sarah Reese

As you’re probably aware, the Coronavirus outbreak has caused a lot of implications across our nation and it’s not stopping there. The ripple effect seems to have no end in sight and our economy that was once booming is now falling to pieces. So why would right now be the time to refinance your student…

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What You Should Do About Your Student Loans During The Coronavirus Outbreak

By Sarah Reese

As much of the country goes into an extreme lockdown during the Coronavirus outbreak, the economy comes to a screeching halt, and social distancing is becoming not just a suggestion but a requirement,  it’s natural to panic.   The whole world might seem like it’s coming to an end, yet you still have bills, which…

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How to Make Your Money Last All Semester Long

By Tallie Beaconsfield

As a college student, running out of money halfway through your semester is probably your worst nightmare. You need that money to last and we’re here to provide you with the tips to make that happen. It’s all about the plan and we are good at that over here.   Chances are when you take…

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