Survivor: College Students Money

College freshmen have no clue what they’re in for when it comes to the dangers of money in college. It isn’t just managing money to worry about, but the organizations out there waiting to ring them dry of their cash and coin. Survivor: College Students Because of this, it’s good to be prepared when going into college with a little or a lot of money. Grub The temptation of food is incredible in college, for several...

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Should Students Buy A Car For University?

Now British students are learning to live with debt as part of their graduation package, research from the USA on car leasing for students has relevance here too. It’s hard to find a job these days, yet to get to work a car is close to a necessity. Add to that the huge premiums insurers are now charging younger drivers and the decision whether to lease or buy a car is a big one. In the States, 18 – 34-year-olds bought 30%...

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Disabled Student Allowance And Needs Assessed Funding

Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) can be applied for by higher education students who live in England, provided they have any of the following: a disability, a mental health condition, health problems that are long-term, or a particular learning difficulty – for instance, dyslexia. Disabled Student Allowance And Needs Assessed Funding DSAs are paid out following a needs assessment. Any money provided is not related to an...

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Tips To Stretch Your Student Budget

According to The Guardian your living costs as a student will be in the region of pound;7,000 a year (more if you study in London), according to government figures, although some universities suggest a minimum budget of pound;8,000. Of course there are scholarships available to students who come from families on very low incomes and most students end up getting a part time job. A separate article also from The Guardian says that four...

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How Smart Students Save Money On College

Going to college is a wonderful learning opportunity for students. From in-class lectures to distance learning courses, there are many ways to go about completing studies during this time period of your life. It’s equally as important to remember that learning also takes place out of the classroom. Keeping this in mind, students must teach themselves how to be smart with money while in college. How Smart Students Save Money On...

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5 Masters Degrees That Could Double Your Income

Going back to school for a master’s degree may be a decision you have thought about repeatedly, weight the pros and cons of the debt you may incur during the process. If you have decided that a master’s program is right for you, finding one that can double your income can ultimately help to pay back your college tuition in a shorter amount of time, allowing you to live debt-free with ease. 5 Masters Degrees That Could...

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