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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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Early Decision, Early Action, and Regular Admission: What’s the Difference?

October 20, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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There are multiple ways to apply to college: early decision, early action, and regular admission. Knowing the differences between these can make it easier to decide when to apply.

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4 Things to Think About When Choosing a College

October 16, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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There are many things to think about when choosing a college. Here are a few things to consider as you narrow down your options.

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Important Questions to Ask During Your Campus Visit

September 25, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Now that your campus visit is scheduled, it’s essential to be prepared and have questions ready to ask about the things that are most important to you. Here are a few ideas to get you started.

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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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The Financial Side of Transferring Schools

May 15, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Transferring schools can be a big decision, and it’s important to think through the financial impacts. Here are a few things to consider.

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