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4 Reasons You’re Not Sticking to Your Budget

July 20, 2018 | The College Juice

Creating a budget is one of the most effective ways to manage your money. But, what good is a budget if you just can't stick to it? We've pulled together four reasons you might not be sticking to the budget you’ve laid out for yourself. See if any apply to you.

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How to Use Your Student Loan Refund Check

June 21, 2018 | College Ave Student Loans

Refund – not “Re-Fun.” Here's a few dos and don’ts for how to use your student loan refund wisely.

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Money-Saving Tricks that People Swear By

June 19, 2018 | The College Juice

If you're in a savings rut, or just want to be more aggressive with what you put away try these three tried-and-true money-saving tricks.

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What is Reasonable and Affordable Debt?

May 23, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

Student debt may be good debt, because it is an investment in your future, but too much of a good thing can hurt you. Learn about reasonable and affordable debt before you start taking on loans to pay for your degree.

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8 Ways to Save Money this Summer

May 15, 2018 | The College Juice

Summertime brings warmer weather, no classes, and a more relaxed vibe. But, just because you’re in vacation-mode, doesn’t mean your spending should take on a life of its own. Here are some simple ways to save a little extra money this summer.

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Top 10 Tips on How to Cut College Costs

May 7, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

College costs continue to increase year after year. However, there are a few ways you can cut college costs without sacrificing college quality.

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Financial Terms Every College Student Should Know

April 18, 2018 | The College Juice

With so many different terms and abbreviations, financial jargon can sound like an entirely different language at times. Here's a list of the basic financial terms every college student should know.

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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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Everything You Need to Know About Scholarships

November 27, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Scholarships are one way to help bridge the financial aid gap and cover your college costs. Here’s everything you need to know about scholarships.

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