Glossy college brochures show students hanging out on the quad, playing Frisbee, and staying up all night to watch movies with friends. It seems like college students have endless free time, right? Nope! With 80% of students working while attending school, and school course loads taking up … [Read more...] about How to Stay Organized as a Busy College Student
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In celebration of National Coffee Day, celebrated on September 29 this year, let’s talk delicious, hot (or iced!) coffee! Coffee is one of America’s favorite beverages, with it coming in only behind water as a drink of choice. More than 75% of Americans drink some type of coffee, from lattes to … [Read more...] about National Coffee Day: How Much Do YOU Pay for Coffee a Week (And How You Can Cut That Cost in Half)
When it comes to choosing a bank, you may become stuck between settling with a traditional bank and a neighborhood credit union. On the surface, banks and credit unions are quite similar. They both offer checking and savings accounts, loans and other financial products. However, there are quite a … [Read more...] about Which is Better? Credit Union or Traditional Bank?
So apparently Be Late For Something Day is coming on September 5th. That means you’re officially excused from arriving to work late today! (Okay, maybe not!) [Tweet "It's Be Late For Something Day! What are YOU going to be late for? Hopefully not your bills!"] However, there are a couple of things … [Read more...] about Be Late For Something Day: Be Late For Something Today, Anything BUT Your Bills!
Time for a new car? One of the hardest parts about buying a new car is choosing something you can absolutely afford. Persuasive car sales people combined with shiny paint can ruin a person's budget in a hurry! At the end of the day, most people need a reliable car. The process of car shopping on a … [Read more...] about Car Shopping on a Budget
Even though it’s Eat Outside Day, that doesn't mean you have to spend your entire paycheck on a 5 course meal. (But that doesn’t mean should settle for McDonald's either.) Here’s how you can enjoy eating out, without breaking the bank: Don’t Go Out With An Empty Stomach If you go out hungry, you’re … [Read more...] about It’s Eat Outside Day! Here’s How You Can Afford Eating Out Without Breaking The Bank