Topic: Budget

4 Money Moves to Make While Still in School

February 13, 2018 | The College Juice

There are plenty of ways to be smart about your finances while in school – no matter your net worth. Here are some money moves to make while still in school.

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4 Reasons to Revisit Your Budget this Month

January 16, 2018 | The College Juice

Creating a budget is one of the best ways to manage your money, but when your budget doesn't match your lifestyle it might be time to revisit it. See if any of our tips apply to you.

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5 Money Mistakes You Don’t Realize You’re Making

December 12, 2017 | The College Juice
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Learning to manage your money is an ongoing process. We've pulled together five money mistakes you might not even realize you're making.

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5 Money-Management Tips You’ll be Thankful For

November 15, 2017 | The College Juice
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Reduce the amount of stress you have when it comes to finances. Here are a few money-management tips you'll be thankful for.

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6 Ways to Save for College as a High School Senior

September 11, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Your senior year is the perfect time to begin finding ways to save for college. Here are a few money-saving tips to keep in mind as you begin to think about college choices.

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Managing Money with College Roommates

July 28, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Living with a roommate certainly has its perks, just be sure to work out bills and finances ahead of time. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you manage bills with your roommates.

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5 Tips to Save for Unexpected College Costs

June 19, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The best defense is a good offense when it comes to handling unexpected college costs. Here are a few tips that can help you to save for those unexpected college costs.

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The Expense of Living On Campus vs. Off Campus

June 12, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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The decision to live on campus vs. off campus has its advantages and disadvantages. Here are some things to keep in mind as you make your decision.

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6 Overlooked Expenses of College

June 5, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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College tuition can be expensive, but there are other costs that are often overlooked. Don’t forget about these college expenses when budgeting.

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Tips for Preparing Your Kids for College

August 9, 2016 | College Ave Student Loans
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Starting your kids on the right track can help them make good choices about spending, saving, and borrowing. Here are some tips to consider when preparing your kid to go off to college.

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Infographic depicting 4 arrows circulating out of a center circle that has a graduation cap in the middle of it. The arrows are numbered - 01 Step - Basic Budget pointing to build a basic budget. 02 Step - Savings Plan pointing to create a savings plan. Step 03 - Spending Money pointing to set spending money. Step 04 - Regular Adjustments pointing to make regular adjustments