Personal Finance

How to Keep Your Personal Finances on Track While in College

December 6, 2016
Keep Your Personal Finances on Track

You’ve left for college and you cannot wait to be on your own. Your own place, your own food choices, no parents, and plenty of partying. You’ve waited your whole life for this moment, so don’t blow the fun by going over your budget within a week. Part of being on your own is becoming […]

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How to Keep Your Bank Account Safe Online and Offline

November 21, 2016
How to Keep your bank account safe

Just because your money’s in the bank doesn’t necessarily mean it’s safe. This November, 9,000 customers of Britain’s Tesco Bank lost 2.5 million pounds (equivalent to $3.14 million) in a weekend in the largest successful cyberheist of a British bank to date. 1 in 15 customer accounts were affected, forcing the bank to temporarily suspend […]

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Making Sure That You Get The Biggest Bang For Your Buck Online!

November 18, 2016

Being smart with your money consists of several factors. However, many seem to forget the online part of things. As more and more people shop, invest, and even bank online, the fine art of getting the most bang for your buck in the online space is evolving quickly. Here are a few tips to help […]

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When Being Cheap Will Cost You

October 14, 2016
When Being Cheap Will Cost You

Everyone loves a good deal, but at a certain point you need to differentiate between being cheap and being frugal. There are certain items that you should simply not buy the lowest cost version of — it is worth investing in certain higher-priced goods if they will be of higher quality. And cheap goods can […]

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Fuel the Flame Without Breaking the Bank: A Guide for Dating in College

October 2, 2016

The cost of college has monopolized your money funds and left you with little cash for romantic pursuits. Dating is undoubtedly expensive, as all those romantic restaurants can really add up. But you don’t have to scrimp on affection and romantic gestures if you do it right. Here are some ways you can master the […]

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Save Money by Shopping the Seasonal Sales

October 1, 2016
3d Sale text, on white background

As a smart shopper, you are always on the lookout for ways to save money. From clipping coupons and watching the weekly ads at the grocery store to taking advantage of websites like Groupon — if there is a deal out there, chances are you will find it. Another great way to save some serious […]

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4 Last Minute Ways to Fill Your Travel Fund

September 28, 2016
4 Last Minute Ways to Fill Your Travel Fund

It’s certain that you’re going to ruthlessly compare Airbnb deals and browse travel websites to find the best airfare for your next getaway. But how do you fill up your travel fund at the last-minute for unplanned adventures, shopping, emergencies, and more? The thing is, you can be in for a lot of surprises on […]

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