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Building Financial Credit as a College Student

When I was younger, hearing the word “credit score” really meant nothing to me. As I grew older and began working odd jobs, my parents opened up a debit card for me to start saving money. A debit card soon turned into a credit card in my senior year of high school. I know what […]

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Things to Do If You Don’t Have a Job After College

It’s March and seniors everywhere are either sending in applications to schools or jobs, interviewing, or updating their resumes trying to have job after college lined up. Let me just say, congratulations! You survived 4 years of college. Four years of late nights, studying, working, extracurriculars, and so many emotional days and nights. You did […]

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5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Finances

I cannot believe February is already almost over! It feels as though we were just ringing in the New Year yesterday. Now, we’re heading into March, and what better to do in March than spring clean? I tend to clean out my closet and my house, but only recently – when I started my new […]

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Don’t Interview Without These 4 Essentials

If you’ve been to an interview, you understand the mix of emotions everyone feels. You’re super thrilled to be there, but also super stressed to make the best impression. An exciting new opportunity could lie on the other side of the day, but first, you’ve got to showcase your best self and why you would […]

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Creating the Perfect College Resume

Ever since I can remember, I’ve had a resume. I saw my two older sisters making one when they were in college and high school, so my middle school self thought, “Hey, I must need to make one too!” Of course all it had was a few volunteering jobs and one baby sitting job, but […]

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19 Campus Jobs to Help Pay For College

Whether you’ve signed up with FAFSA or haven’t, chances are you’re able to be a part of your campuses work-study program. Work study is basically campus jobs that students can sign up for. Although the pay is typically minimum wage, the job usually has flexible hours. When I was in college, I took full advantage […]

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