Tag: saving money

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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Six Steps for Saving on Student Loans

June 19, 2018 | Mark Kantrowitz

Here are six smart borrowing strategies that can help you save money when you borrow student loans to pay for college.

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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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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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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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How to Study Abroad on a Budget

February 13, 2017 | College Ave Student Loans
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Studying abroad can provide memorable and valuable opportunities but it doesn’t come without a price tag. Here are some simple ways to study abroad on a budget.

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