One of the best cures for the cold weather blues is looking forward to the next fun thing on the horizon. February will soon come to an end and March will begin, which can only mean one thing ... Spring Break is around the corner! If you are planning on traveling during Spring Break this year, it's a good idea to plan ahead so that you have extra spending money. Check out … [Read more...] about Saving For Spring Break
February is here and that can only mean one thing for lovebirds across the country... Valentine's Day is near! A major problem with Valentine's Day is that people can get so caught up in the hype that they make bad decisions with their money. But I'm here to tell you, that you don't have to spend tons of money on Valentine's Day to show your loved ones that you … [Read more...] about Show Your Wallet Some Love on Valentine’s Day
We all need to save, but the reality is that many of us do not. Roughly half of Americans are saving 5% or less of their incomes, including 18% that are not saving anything, according to a survey from Bankrate. So how can we stop this? Well there are tons of ways to start saving your money. Here are just a few tips on how to start saving for a rainy day... Save … [Read more...] about Saving For a Rainy Day…
A question that many students ask often is: Why am I receiving federal student loan bills from a company rather than the U.S. Department of Education? If you have asked yourself a similar question this may help: What is a loan servicer? A loan servicer is a company that handles the billing and other services on your federal student loans. The statement that you receive … [Read more...] about What Is a Loan Servicer & Why Should I Care?