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Money Tips for College Students


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.

How a Horse and a Donkey Can Help You Build Wealth

Whenever you have the opportunity, help your neighbors. Generosity and charity are investments in your community's future, which in turn benefits you. See how a horse and donkey learned that important lesson.

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), ...

Nearly one-third of survey respondents, believe 3 credit cards are too many for one person to have, according to a recent CreditDonkey.com survey. And 23% said more than 4 is too many. Just 9% believe one credit card is too many.

How to Get Rid of Student Loans

You can get rid of student loans faster with forgiveness programs, refinancing, and smart savings. Read on to learn more about your options.



Recent Tips for Students

    How to Make Money in College

    Can college students make money without working? How much can they expect to make without a job? We cover easy, honest ways for students to earn money during college.

    Average IQ by Country

    The United States ranks 24th in the world in IQ scores. Which country is the smartest? And what do IQ tests actually measure? Keep reading to learn more.

    Benefits of College

    The average college graduate leaves college with a whopping $37,000 in debt. That figure alone is enough to make you rethink your decision to go to college. But do the benefits outweigh the cost?

    Negative Effects of Homework

    Experts say that students should have no more than 10 minutes of homework per grade, starting in the 1st grade. Many students have much more homework than this, though, and it could be detrimental.

    Benefits of Reading

    Reading makes you smarter, more confident, and better able to hold a conversation. Do you read enough to earn these benefits?

    How Much Does it Cost to Go to Harvard

    It can cost as much as $270,000 to attend Harvard for a four-year degree. However, Harvard gives out a lot of financial aid based on student needs.

    Benefits of Studying Abroad

    Just about 10% of US graduates study abroad, despite the numerous benefits of doing so. Students who study abroad not only benefit their education and further their career, but they also grow personally.

    How Much Does it Cost to Take the GRE

    Taking the GRE is a big decision not just academically, but financially too. It can be a big financial burden if you don't prepare yourself ahead of time for the costs.

    Millennials Age Range and Characteristics

    News headline and cranky uncles love to blame Millennials for just about everything. But who are Millennials? And is everything really their fault? We separate fact from fiction below.

    Obama Student Loan Forgiveness

    Student loan forgiveness involves more than just signing up and having your debt forgiven. Learn what you need to do and some pitfalls to avoid.

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