For many young adults, college is their first taste of freedom. But, as with all things, the freedom you have at college has its limits. Many college universities in the U.S. do not allow their freshmen to bring a car to campus. Wanna get out of town, see a show and explore the area? That’s too bad, unless you have the money for a bus or train ticket, you’re staying close to campus. This of course changes when you hit your sophomore year. You won’t be living in a dorm with the roommate from hell and you have a car to take you wherever you want … [Read more...] about Should You Bring Your Car to College?
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For many young people, college is a perfect time to become responsible and independent from their parents. That’s precisely what I’ve had on my mind when my freshman year just started. From the very beginning, I had some difficulties with humanities and with all the essays that professors assigned within these disciplines. I couldn’t do all the homework myself, so I had to pay to get the best essay help if I wanted to keep my achievement on a high level. That was the time when I realized that there are some things I can’t ask my parents to pay … [Read more...] about Tips for College Freshman to Become Financially Independent
We do not need to stress how expensive it is to go to college. Yes it is, but that does not mean that we cannot do anything to save some money while working hard to earn a diploma. The fact that it is so expensive should be a motivation to save more so you can lessen the burden for paying your tuition fees. Here we will discuss some easy but relevant tips on how to save money in college. This is perfect especially for freshmen students who are just about to start their journey in college. Apply for scholarship – the first option for all … [Read more...] about Tips on How to Save Money in College
It won't be long before the end of the semester is rolling around for you college students. Finals are coming up, and then it's going to be time for some fun in the sun after all that hard work. Fun requires a bit of cash though. Did you know that you can rent college textbooks from CampusBookRentals.com and then return them in the postage-paid USPS bubble envelope when you are finished? You sure can - and the amount you save is amazing! Why are you buying your textbooks from the college book store, or the neighborhood book store? Or … [Read more...] about Semester Finished? Head to Campus Book Rentals!
The leaves are changing, your student has headed off to college, and there you are at the kitchen table, holding your head in your hands, literally in shock over the costs you are looking at over the next several years. I've been there where you are, when my daughter began applying for colleges. I had no earthly idea how on earth she was going to manage it all, or how I was going to be able to help her with any of the costs associated with her getting her degree. One thing I did know was that where there is a will, there is a … [Read more...] about Textbook Savings For Your College Student and You