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Adulting

6 Tips to Crush Student Loan Debt

September 27, 2022

There’s a lot to expect and talk about when starting college. One prominent topic of discussion is paying for college. With tuition fees skyrocketing, many students look to student loans as the only option to support their education costs.

While the rapidly increasing college tuition fees make it easy for college students to take out loans, it’s equally important to understand how to spend the money wisely and look for meaningful ways to pay them back at the earliest possible.

It can be worthwhile to take on student loans when it leads to a more tremendous earning potential or job satisfaction. However, having student loan debt can impact many other aspects of your life, for instance, buying a home or saving for retirement.

The thing about loans is they must always be repaid. Lowering that number sooner rather than later can help you focus on your other life goals. 

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Student Life

Best Student Discounts for 2022

Attending a university can be costly, from books to a meal plan, it can be overwhelming for a student to manage their finances for the first time. Here is a list of the best student discounts available in 2022.…

February 25, 2022
Adulting Student Life

A College Student’s Guide to Retirement

As a college student, retirement is probably the furthest thing from your mind. You might not even know exactly what you want to do for a living yet.  But, it’s never too early to start saving money and thinking about your future. The more…

November 22, 2021
Adulting Other

Easy Ways to Start Investing

As a college student, you have some unique challenges. There’s a lot on your plate between attending classes and homework, but also studying and balancing a social life, too. You should also devote time to your own wellness. In this post though, we are…

May 14, 2021
Transition

Graduated College – Now What?

2020 has taken a few unexpected turns that are going to hit the history books. As a recent college grad in the midst of a global pandemic and economic rollercoaster, here are some things you need to take care of now that you are…

July 15, 2020
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5 Major Spending Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

As a college student, socialization can come with the unfortunate downside of being fairly expensive. Going to bars and clubs, shopping for an outfit for a night out, or even just ordering food with friends can all be costs that add up quickly. In…

June 5, 2020
Career Other

Knowing How to Finance Big Purchases

Grand vacations, weddings, and house purchases are all financial commitments that you might consider in a single lifetime. They’re exciting milestones, but they can be incredibly expensive. Spreading out the purchaser’s cost with financing is the easiest pathway to take. Learn how to finance…

October 4, 2019