Tag: budget

Budgeting for College Students: Where to Start

College marks a significant transition period for many young adults — it’s a time of newfound freedom and the financial responsibilities that come with it. Whether your funds come from family, student loans, scholarships or your own wallet, you’ll need to budget for expenses like textbooks, housing and, yes, a […]

Making the Decision to Go Abroad

I studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland this past summer and I had the best month and a half of my life.  I cannot recommend studying abroad enough.  You will make amazing friends and have incredible experiences.  The steps one must take in order to study abroad can seem confusing and […]

3 Tips for Saving Money after Graduation

Make and Keep a Budget. You would be surprised how much faster you spend money when you aren’t keeping track of it as opposed to when you write down every single time you spend $4 for a Starbucks coffee, $5 for a Subway Footlong, $10 for a midnight premiere, $2 […]

Tight Budget – Save Where You Are Spending!

As college students, we are all on a budget. Tuition is only going up and we are all searching for ways to save! In my sustainable business class, I learned a lot about packaging. It is something we all pay for when we buy goods and sometimes we throw it […]

Seven Ways to Eat Healthy on a College Student's Budget

Surviving on limited funds from part-time jobs and student loans can surely work up a hunger in you; but before reaching for the ramen or driving to the nearest dollar menu provider, think about the healthier and cheaper alternatives. Nutritious food is normally the first expense to get cut when […]

Seven Ways to Eat Healthy on a College Student’s Budget

Surviving on limited funds from part-time jobs and student loans can surely work up a hunger in you; but before reaching for the ramen or driving to the nearest dollar menu provider, think about the healthier and cheaper alternatives. Nutritious food is normally the first expense to get cut when […]

Traveling on the Cheap: Three Weeks in Europe for $2,500

Yes, I am one of the many who have littered my Facebook with countless albums of my travels that induce jealousy from my friends, and you can too. With a 20-something’s desire to travel and a college student’s budget, can we really afford to take international vacations? Yes. Don’t let […]