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6 Easy Money Saving Tips for College Students

> Budgeting, Financial Tips and Tricks, Life > 29-12-2014

Ah, college. The freedom… the parties… the all-nighters studying with friends. The undergraduate experience is an epic four-year journey filled with new experiences, academic challenges, and personal growth. And while you may find yourself long on time, friends, parties, beer, [...]

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Need Student Loan Debt Help? Watch Out for Scams!

> Debt, Financial Tips and Tricks, Life, Uncategorized > 22-12-2014

In early December, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took action against two student loan debt relief scams that they say were exploiting student loan borrowers by making false promises about their debt relief services and charging illegal upfront fees. The [...]

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Vote yourself “Most Likely to Succeed” and quit hating

> Life, Work > 01-12-2014

Hey! You! Yes, you. Has anyone ever told you to stop judging yourself against other people? If they have, did you listen?! If they haven’t, then I will. Stop judging yourself. Seriously. Stop it, right now. Stop looking at the [...]

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There’s an app for that: Mobile apps to manage your money

> Financial Tips and Tricks, Life, Savings > 28-11-2014

As smart phones continue to take over the world – having been named the electronic product of 2015 most likely for young adults to want surgically implanted so they never have to actually look up and engage in face-to-face communication [...]

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The 0% financing game: You can do better!

> Car Loans, Financial Tips and Tricks, Life, Loans > 31-10-2014

You’ve heard the commercials. “Come on down to Bob’s Car Shack this week and check out our craaaaazzzzy deals! We’ve got new cars on the lot and the boss says, EVERYTHING MUST GO!! (echo: go… go…go…) If you need a [...]

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Saving for College the Right Way – Indiana 529 Plan

> Financial Tips and Tricks, Life, Savings, Student Loans > 19-09-2014

Raise your hand if you’ve ever worried about how you’re going to afford to send your childen (or future children) to college. Pretty much everyone, right? A college education can make a huge difference in a child’s life – not [...]

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How Saving for Retirement is Like Washing a Pig

> Financial Tips and Tricks, Life > 19-09-2014

If you’re under a certain age, you’ve already given up on the hope that there will be any Social Security money left for your retirement. But saving your own money for retirement can feel sort of like washing a pig; [...]

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Nail that interview. Everything you need to know!

> Life, Making Money > 03-09-2014

Whether you are 18 and looking for a good internship, 22 and fresh out of college, 35 and changing career fields, or anywhere in between – interviewing for a job is one of the more nerve wracking and anxiety provoking [...]

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5 Money Saving Habits that Can Backfire and Wreck your Finances

> Budgeting, Financial Tips and Tricks, Life, Savings > 22-08-2014

We should all strive to develop (and maintain!) fiscally responsible habits like budgeting our money carefully, making smart purchases, and trying to save money by buying items on-sale… BUT, (like everything else in life) occasionally you can have too much [...]

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Is it the right job for you? Find out with this Infographic!

> Life, Making Money, Work > 31-07-2014

So you got a job offer, congratulations! But do you ever find yourself wondering if it’s really the right fit? Check out our flowchart and find out! [...]

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