Monthly Archives: August 2016

8 Budgeting Tips for Every College Student

Being out on your own and managing your own expenses while enjoying the fun that college life offers can be challenging.  You won’t be dealing with a parent nagging you for shopping or going out in parties which definitely means … Continue reading

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How to Cut Costs on Your College Dorm Room Shopping

College is expensive.  We know that already.  One of the many things that you need to spend on is your living expenses.  If you are an incoming freshman, you’ll be needing a lot of dorm supplies and the costs will … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Save on Back to School Shopping

Whether you’re a parent or a college student, you know how expensive it can be when it comes to shopping for back to school.  According to the National Retail Federation, College students or families with children in college plan to … Continue reading

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Home Ownership:  The Good and the Bad

On the previous blog post, we talked about the different reasons why renting a home is the better option for you.  Now, let’s discuss the other side of the coin – home ownership.  Like renting, owning a home has its … Continue reading

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5 Reasons why Renting a Home is Better for You

Owning a home is for sure, a life goal for most of us.  However, not all of us are financially stable to do so, especially for those who are just building their careers or starting a family.  Both home ownership … Continue reading

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The Do’s and Don’ts in Starting a Home-Based Business

The idea of a home-based business is pretty exciting.  You can stay home with your kids, work in your pajamas, no commute, no annoying co-workers and you get to be your own boss.  However, there are some drawbacks too and … Continue reading

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6 Ways for College Students to Make Extra Money

College isn’t cheap.  It’s no secret how tuition can go up plus the other expenses and necessities you need to shell out money for.  College life is one of if not the best part of your life.  However, it takes … Continue reading

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Make Money from Your Smartphone

Are you glued to your phone almost 24/7?  Being on Social Media and playing games all day sounds fun but that won’t make some extra cash for you.  What if I tell you that you can kill time and make … Continue reading

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How to Stay Out of Debt

Getting into debt is far easier than getting out of it.  Once you get into that financial trap, the process of removing yourself from that situation is not easy at all.  It can destroy you not just financially but mentally … Continue reading

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