You can find a lot of content about saving for college. But what about saving in college? College is the next level; the next chapter; the next stage in your journey into adulthood. While all of the movies about college have made it seem like a four-year-long party, college can be pretty stressful. Between classes, projects, midterms, papers, and everything else that is synonymous with a higher education, many students have to worry about finances as well.
It just hit me the other day: my 10 year high school reunion is this year. Woah! So I'm officially not a kid anymore. I have some gray hairs, I can't workout for more than 30 minutes without feeling like I'm gonna die, and it's been a decade since I was in high school. When I think back to 10
Saturday was the first day of my Ultimate league. For those that aren't familiar, Ultimate is a sport very similar to football but played with discs (don't call them Frisbees; Ultimate folks don't like to be associated with Wham-O and vice versa). photo credit: flickr.com/freestyle-frisbee/ It's a bunch of strangers coming together and playing a fun game for
I had a rather unpleasant email from one of my student loan providers, MOHELA, in my inbox when I woke up this morning. We have not heard from you to assist in resolving your account status, and your account remains past due. Wow. That's news to me. Considering the fact that my student loan account is set up for automatic
College is expensive. Unless you have rich, generous parents, you got the right scholarships, or you married for college money, you probably have or had student loan debt. If you still have student loans then your payments could be breaking your budget. Maybe your job doesn't pay enough or the monthly payments are just too high. You don't want to
High school kids who need money for college spend hours upon hours filling out forms and writing essays to earn scholarships. Little do they know that the only thing they really need to submit is a marriage license form. I got this crazy marriage idea from one of my favorite bloggers, Paula, at Afford Anything. Paula started her blog just