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Money Tips for College Students


How to Build Credit for Students

Rising student loan debt and high unemployment among young adults has made establishing good credit more challenging than ever. Good credit can help demonstrate to lenders your ability to manage debt and to be financially responsible.

Teacher Statistics: How Teachers Make a Difference

You know that bumper sticker that says, “If you can read this, thank a teacher”? It’s the literal truth. While most of us spend more time thinking about reality TV stars and pro athletes, teachers are among the few people who truly affect our lives in a direct and positive way.

Buying a car is a huge purchase, so you want to make sure you’re getting the very best deal possible. When you’re convinced that a used car makes the most sense (after all, the value of new car shrinks significantly once you drive off the lot), ...

Have you finally decided to bite the bullet and replace that outdated, sluggish laptop? When browsing for a new computing partner that best suits your needs, you will quickly find prices that range from very affordable to somewhat outrageous. ...

Most respondents to a recent CreditDonkey.com survey said they learned key finance concepts in high school. Despite all the reports about poor financial literacy buzz among adults and debates over when teens should learn money management skills, ...



New Tips for Students

    Student Loan Hero Review: Will It Save Your Day?

    December 2, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for Pay Off Student Loans Fast
    Student loan debt is a giant pit of quicksand that swallows up millions of grads each year and doesn’t spit them out until many years — even decades — later.

    DRB Student Loan Refinance Review 2016: Is It Legit?

    November 2, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for DRB
    If the interest on your undergraduate, graduate or professional degree loans is burning a hole in your wallet, you may want to refinance with DRB.

    CommonBond Review: Is It Legit?

    October 22, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for CommonBond
    You could try waving a magic wand to banish your student loans for good, but getting a better deal on your interest rate is a more realistic way of getting them to go away faster.

    SoFi Review: Student Loan Refinance

    September 14, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for SoFi
    Is student loan refinancing a good idea, is SoFi legit, and is NOW a good time? The answers may surprise you. Read on.

    School Uniform Statistics: 23 Facts on Pros and Cons

    By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Student
    Does school uniforms really reduce bullying, improve academic performance and make schools better? Read on for 23 thought-provoking statistics on school uniforms including how many students wear school uniforms and the cost per year.

    Discover It Chrome for Student Review: Read This Before You Apply

    June 26, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for Discover it Chrome for Students
    If you are a college student on the go who doesn’t have time to juggle rewards categories that change all the time, then you may want to consider the Discover it Chrome for Students card.

    Student Credit Cards: Read This Before You Apply

    June 19, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Reviews for Student
    Being a college student is rewarding in more ways than one. Now you can finally get your own credit card, one that will reward you for your purchases.

    23 Research-Driven Ways to Save Money on Gas

    By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Gas
    Employ these tricks and tips for getting more mileage out of every dollar when you're behind the wheel.

    Teacher Discounts: 120 Places to Get a Discount

    By Lauren Ward - Tips for Deals
    Teachers should get extra credit. Read on for 120 places where you can get teacher discounts on your everyday shopping and school supplies.

    Correct Answers to 23 Common Interview Questions

    By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Career Advice
    Nailing a job interview is all about answering tough questions without breaking a sweat. Fortunately, potential employers tend to ask pretty much the same questions.

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