Ideas to Earn Extra Money as a College Freshman

Cash is king and when you know how to make some money when you’re in college it’s more than just golden. There are lots of ways a freshman can earn money in college but do you want to know which ones are the best? It turns out that there are more than just a few “best” ways to make money. Every freshman college student should look at their individual situation and decide how they can make money. Here’s 3...

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Using Your Looks to Pay for College

Most people reading the title to this may assume I’m writing about beauty pageants and modeling contracts. While it is possible to “get by on your good looks,” that’s not what I’m talking about here. If you have a quirky trait related to your body’s exterior, you might be able to use it to pay for college. Those big ears from Grandpa Joe and that short stature from Great-Aunt Betsy could actually...

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The Wall Street Journal Student Edition – It Could Help You at College

If you are at college studying finance, accounts, or business then there is every likelihood that you have been making plans for signing up to the Wall Street Journal. I’d guess this is because you’d like to learn about every current news flash incident occurring globally or maybe you just desire an authoritative look at global political and trade investment topics. No matter which the situation may be, you ought to review...

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5 Tips for fresh graduates on building up the credit scores

In the recent economic downturn, since fresh graduates are not getting a desirable job or salary hike, they are not being able to pay for debt after meeting their household expenses. Thus, these students are falling more into debt and accruing bad credit score. According to the Wall Street Journal, an unreleased educational report, around 49 percent students graduated between 2009 and 2011 have bad credit score. Bad credit score can...

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A study-guide for financially fit futures

Ah…The life of a student…noodles, spring rolls, buy one get one free, exams, sunny days outside at the campus, late classes, no classes, living with a roommate, Res parties, getting wheels and of course furthering your studies…a whole new exciting world. However, the idea of going out into the world and facing student loans, living expenses at ‘res’, travel expenses, part time jobs and getting used to...

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3 Reasons Why You Can’t Get a Job

I know that everyone is talking about the current global economic situation, and how a lot of people are being laid off. But if you take a look at any of the major job websites, you are going to find thousands if not hundreds of thousands of jobs currently available. If there are so many jobs, then why are you still unemployed? The answer may be less complex than you think, because there are some basic tips that a lot of job seekers...

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