Personal Finance

Learn how to create a stockpile of savings as well as draft your student budget in order to stay on target.

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    Choosing a Student Bank Account

    Choosing a Student Bank Account
    College presents many opportunities to step up to the plate and start taking on more responsibility. Just like making it to class on time and taking care of your dorm room, managing your money properly is your responsibility once you get to college. Fortunately, there are a plethora of student bank account options to help keep you in the green. Check ...
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    Student Debt Guide: Banking and ATM's

    Student Debt Guide: Banking and ATM's
    What should you look for from a bank when opening a student bank account? [gate] The essential factors are convenience, fees and the ways you can access your money, according to financial expert Mark Kantrowitz. Take it from the expert - here are Kantro's top banking and ATM guidelines tips to follow: Convenience. Look for a bank with ATM locations on ...
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    Five Tips to Help You Save

    Five Tips to Help You Save
    Pinching pennies? Who isn’t? Welcome to college. But just because extra cash isn’t pouring in doesn’t mean you absolutely have to dedicate yourself to a diet of only Ramen noodles. Adjusting to a new budget can be difficult, but here’s a few steps to help make things a bit easier. 1. Set a budget Know your monthly income and know how ...
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