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Adulting

The Pros and Cons of Getting a Credit Card in College

October 24, 2022

For most, going to college offers the first taste of financial freedom and the opportunity to spend your money however you want. It’s also the period when most people get their first credit score and finally become eligible for financial products, including credit cards. 

Increasing your spending power with a new credit card may be an exciting prospect. Still, it’s crucial to ensure you have a good handle on your finances and that you’re fully aware of all the pros and cons of opening a credit card account while in college. 

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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 Transition

Addressing Finances as a Student

When heading off to college, there are many new experiences; meeting new students, managing a budget, and balancing your overall college life. Here are a few tips and tricks for college students to manage a budget while in school. …

February 4, 2022
Health

Healthcare Financing Resources for Low-Income College Students

Let’s face it: learning is its own reward, yes. But you’re in college primarily to build a better life for yourself and your family. You might be getting your education to escape the life of struggle that you have watched your parents endure. But…

September 21, 2020
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