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    Pay Those Bills

    Paying bills can be a real downer.  But what’s even more depressing is that late fee you can get slapped with if you don’t pay them on time!  Paying the bills on time is the lesser of two evils, trust me, so I found some tips to help you remember to get those payments in! […]

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  • FOOD & ENTERTAINING

    Eat Healthy, With College Money

    College is full of studying, going to class, preparing for class, running to campus, and a whole mess of other important responsibilities.  So where do we fit in thinking about food?  Usually it’s fast food, a quick bite, or some frozen Hot Pocket that you don’t even like, all because it’s affordable and fast.  However, […]

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    Iloop, do Uloop?

    College is full of surprises and things to keep track of.  It can all get overwhelming quickly.  Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a place that could do it all for you?  Well guess what, there is! Uloop.com is a website designed just for college students, and boy is it useful!   Remember that […]

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    Picking Your First Roommate (In College)

    You’ve gotten those acceptance letters, you’ve graduated, and you’ve decided where you want to go.  Totally prepared for college now right?  What about that living situation?  Probably a freshman’s biggest fear is having that “monster roommate.”  Not to fear, there are ways to avoid this! 1.  Find a person who is the same amount of […]

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    Is a Pet Right for You?

    Do you find yourself wanting a pet? Just moved into a new place, and considering a furry friend? Keep these questions in mind when thinking about adding a pet into your lifestyle. Does your landlord have a pet policy? They might have a rule on no pets, only pets under 25 pounds, or they might […]

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    Guest Blogger-A Frugal Chick

    Laura Oliver is a coupon extraordinaire and the mind behind the money-saving blog afrugalchick.com. She took some time out of her day to discuss her new project (a “Google for coupons”), how she got her start in saving and some of her top money saving tips.      Sometimes the wisest thing a daughter can […]

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    Be a Better Budgeter

        My mother’s voice still rings in my head today when my daughter asks me for something. “Do you have the money in your savings?” Back then, my answer was inevitably, “No” and typically that is my daughter’s answer as well.  Of course I was furious that I couldn’t get what I wanted right […]

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    Cyber Monday

    The Monday directly following Thanksgiving and Black Friday has come to be known as Cyber Monday. It is a lot like Black Friday except you don’t have to leave your home to get awesome deals. The sales generated today are larger than any other day throughout the year, and that includes Black Friday. The term […]

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    Preparing for Black Friday

    Black Friday is just two days away and many of us are already gearing up for it. A lot of people are planning to get up at 3 am and sometimes earlier to “shop til they drop,” but then there are those of us who will probably wait until mid noon, like me, to go […]

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    Benefits of Budgeting

    Money is always a relevant topic for discussion whether it is your own personal salary or something on a grander scale. The real topic people seem to be buzzing about these days is how to enjoy a lifestyle that is supported by your budget. For example: Going out to eat. People LOVE to go out […]

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