When it comes to student loans and budgeting, it can be hard to figure out what to do with your money to start getting ahead financially.
Knowing how to manage money properly is a MUST & can either make or break your financial goals. Here are 5 money musts you need to know.
Now that people all over the nation have come out of their Powerball-induced haze, there’s one thought that millions are sharing: I just wasted my money. But as easy as it is to pick on lottery players for paying the “stupid tax,” they’re not the only ones flushing money down the drain: chances are, you’re […]
When you’re in college, saving an extra $500 is a huge deal! Five hundred dollars is a lot of money and there are a lot of things you could do with that amount. I remember some months in college where I would eat dinner on the Dollar Menu at McDonalds because money was tight. Fortunately […]
As the holidays approach, many people are making plans to take time off, spend quality time with family, and eat loads of delicious food. Sounds good, right? However, many college students and young professionals can often find themselves stranded during the holidays, unable to afford going back home for the holidays to be with family. I […]
We recently asked “What Do You Consider a Financial Disaster?” It is an incredibly personal question and one that some of us really don’t want to think about. We are all working so hard to be financially smart and responsible. We don’t want to think about something wiping us out! I wonder, though, if for many […]
Depending on where you are in the world, you’ll be aware that there are several different ways in which students receive their loans. In the U.K., the vast majority of students receive either a loan or a grant and a loan from the government which they can use for living expenses. This is issued in […]
College is one of the most exciting times in your life. It is also one of the most stressful, overwhelming, ulcer-inducing experiences you can imagine. And if you are like most college students, money is tight and time is limited. Learning to manage your money, however, can help lessen the stress you’ll face as a […]
Growing up, I was big into computer games. I loved them. They kept me entertained for hours. The other day, I was reading about some of the most popular games of all time, and realized that most of these game actually are educational! These games teach real skills, such as budgeting, working for goals, planning, […]