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Money Tips for College Students


23 Ways to Build Wealth in Your 20s

Get in the habit of spending and saving wisely in your 20s and you’ll be on solid footing when you’re older. Use our tips for how you can build wealth, starting now. You can thank us later.

Compound Interest: Split Personality

Compound interest – the wonderful banking principle that helps your savings grow at a faster rate each year. Simply set up automatic deduction from your paycheck, sit back, watch your retirement grow and let your worries fly away. If only it were that easy.

It’s time to think about move-in day. To make the transition without digging a hole in your wallet, start planning for this big change now.

Higher Education: Economic Boon or Bubble?

With the economic downturn of recent years, many Americans are wondering if a college degree is the answer to their employment woes.

How a Man, a Boy, and a Donkey Can Help Your Financial Life

No matter how hard you try, you can't please everybody. See how a man, a boy, and a donkey learned that important lesson.



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    Best Credit Card for International Students: SelfScore

    If you’re working towards a future that involves a nice house with a car (or two) in the driveway, then one of the tools that will help make that happen is good credit.

    Get Out of Student Loan Debt Fast with Earnest

    Student lender Earnest offers a brilliant way for graduates to save money on student loan debt. Read on to learn why Earnest is legit.

    How edX Can Help You Build Wealth

    Get an Ivy League-caliber education for free. If you are serious about saving money and building wealth, edX is a nonprofit, open source education platform you should not ignore.

    DRB Student Loan Review: Pros and Cons

    If your student loan interest is too high, consider refinancing with DRB. But wait. Read this review to learn how it works and what to watch out for.

    CommonBond Review: Is It Legit?

    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 Worth It?

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Employ these tricks and tips for getting more mileage out of every dollar when you're behind the wheel.

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