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    Eat for Cheap. Here’s How.

    Eat for Cheap. Here’s How.
    Save money anywhere you can. College is expensive enough; cooking a healthy meal shouldn’t be. Use these tips to fill your pantry for less. Spend Extra Time Planning Your First Trip to the Grocery Store You’ve unpacked your boxes in your new place, now it’s time to pack the pantry with groceries. Your grocery bill will be the most expensive when ...
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    How Not to Go Broke

    How Not to Go Broke
    Earning and saving money as a student can be difficult. But with some research, you can get smart about your spending. "Now is the best time in your life to live cheap," says MSN Money columnist Liz Pulliam Weston. "If you learn how to save money you will be ahead of 90 percent of your peers. You will build wealth." Below, ...
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    Calculate Your Campus Cost of Living

    Calculate Your Campus Cost of Living
    Starting college is your time to move away from home, but the location of your dream school may have unexpected costs. Not all campus locations are created equally. How far your dollar will stretch could depend on the cost of living at your college’s location. For example, the cost-of-living calculator on Salary.com shows that living in San Francisco, costs 93.3 percent ...
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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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    The Student Gift-Giving Guide

    The Student Gift-Giving Guide
    The holiday season is one of the most expensive times of the year. So how do you buy meaningful gifts on a student budget? At Fastweb, we’ve scoured the web for gifts for each of your friends, based on their personalities. As you shop, remember that most sites are recommending that you order your gifts by December 21 to get them ...
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    Get a New Wardrobe Without Spending a Dime

    Get a New Wardrobe Without Spending a Dime
    So, you’re tired of your old clothes but you can’t afford to hit the mall. Or maybe you just want to get rid of some stuff to make a buck. It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to get a new wardrobe without spending your hard earned cash. *Organize a clothing swap.* This is a great excuse for a ...
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    Entertaining on a Budget

    Entertaining on a Budget
    Just because you don't have a lot of cash doesn't mean your social life has to suffer! Here are some ways that you and your crew can have a blast without busting the bank. The pot luck “crawl”. Organize a night where all of your friends make a different dish. Then go house hopping to sample each of the dishes. Like ...
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