We would all like to save a little bit of cash every month. Luckily, with a little planning, you can keep you budget under control without sacrificing taste and nutrition. Say good bye to Ramen noodles because the following tips can help any college student streamline their monthly grocery bill! 1. Plan Your Meals One of the best ways to avoid constantly resorting to … [Read more...] about How to lower your food costs
Here are three things you shouldn't do to make the most of your financial aid refund. 1. Treating the refund check like it’s free money. Get in the mindset that this is a loan instead of free money. The best way to do this is to sit down with a financial aid officer and discuss future student loan payments for the amount you borrowed so far and compare it a post … [Read more...] about Dont waste your financial aid refund
Summer is swiftly approaching, and after spring break you might be concerned about how your funds look. Here are some ways you can start saving money for summer vacation now: No more big spending – You’ve already had a blast on spring break so put the debit card or credit card to rest. I’m not saying don’t have any fun, but really think about purchases long term before … [Read more...] about How To Save For Summer Vacation!
So you want to go on a date but your money is a little tight, it’s okay! I Have 10 inexpensive dates that you and your special someone are sure to enjoy. It’s about the thought that counts right? Go for a long walk – some people really do like nice long walks, and since Springfield doesn't have any beaches nature trails are the next best thing. It's beautiful, calm, … [Read more...] about Ten Inexpensive Dates!
Are you getting paid but you feel like once you get paid all your money is gone? Are you having a hard time balancing responsibilities and fun? Yup you guessed it, I have something that could help you. A Budget. You might have seen your parents maintain one of these handy tools in your lifetime, but as young adults it's never to late to know where and how … [Read more...] about Budgeting like a BO$$