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20 DIY Halloween Costumes

20 DIY Halloween Costumes

This Halloween, nix paying a fortune for cheap costumes. Instead, look no further than your closet for great costume ideas!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 1, 2016
First Time Tax Filing Explained

First Time Tax Filing Explained

It's time to become a grown-up and file taxes - get the basics down.

Fastweb staff
Published February 16, 2017
Monster Study Reveals Entrepreneurial Spirit in All

Monster Study Reveals Entrepreneurial Spirit in All

The study reveals new data on multi-generational entrepreneurship.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 28, 2013
All About Essays

All About Essays

Suddenly, it’s hard to imagine anything that makes you stand out. But, of course, there is a topic out there for everyone!

Maya Moritz
Published January 22, 2014
5 Reasons Personalized Study Plans are Effective

5 Reasons Personalized Study Plans are Effective

Personalized study plans allow students to assess their current abilities, think about future goals and how to reach them, and take ownership in creating their learning environment.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published September 7, 2016
Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student pays tuition bill with mail-in rebates.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 13, 2012
Minnesota Offers Helpful College Planning App

Minnesota Offers Helpful College Planning App

Other states might want to take a lesson from Minnesota.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 22, 2013
Do You Have One of the Worst Summer Jobs?

Do You Have One of the Worst Summer Jobs?

Fastwebbers talk about their worst summer jobs.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 18, 2012
Gaining Independence as a High School Student

Gaining Independence as a High School Student

Looking for ways to become independent and earn trust from adults in your life?

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
5 Practical Tips to Help You Beat Impostor Syndrome

5 Practical Tips to Help You Beat Impostor Syndrome

The majority of graduate students suffer from impostor syndrome at some point. Learn what it entails and how to fix it.

Nanda Dyssou
Published December 9, 2016
Idle Hands: Making Extracurriculars a Priority

Idle Hands: Making Extracurriculars a Priority

Join something you really enjoy and stick with it.

Lahela Maxwell
Published October 26, 2012
Top Party Schools of 2014-2015

Top Party Schools of 2014-2015

Did your school make the list?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 5, 2014
3 Ways to Improve Your Study Routine

3 Ways to Improve Your Study Routine

Get on the road to taking better notes, setting realistic goals, staying optimistic and performing better on exams.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published February 2, 2016
Five States Stretch School Schedules

Five States Stretch School Schedules

If the school day didn't seem long enough already for students in these five states, it’s probably about to, beginning in the 2013-14 school year.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 4, 2012
Conquering Boredom

Conquering Boredom

There are plenty of things to do for free!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 8, 2016
Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Tampa. Photo credit to Shanna Gillette of Sasha Rae Photo via Flickr under the Creative Commons license.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 7, 2011
Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Joe Mihalic paid off over $100K in student debt in seven months. Photo courtesy of Joe Mihalic.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 18, 2012
My Scholarship Search

My Scholarship Search

Someone always wins - why can't it be you?

Paige Sheffield
Published October 24, 2013
Myths About Online Learning

Myths About Online Learning

As with most stereotypes, the myths regarding online students and their degrees are generally a bunch of nonsense.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 10, 2013
Summer Fun on a Student Budget

Summer Fun on a Student Budget

For students, summer is the perfect time to unwind and do things you may not have had the time to do during the year.

Ashley Paskill
Published May 3, 2016