Money Saving Tips for Students

College Money Tips

It’s daunting for a parent when they wave their child off as they begin the next chapter of their life as a college student… it only seems like a short while since they were starting kindergarten. Parents do as much as possible to educate their children with life skills: necessities like how to separate the whites and the […]

The Savings Associated With College Athletic Scholarships

What are the perks of college athletic scholarships?

Scholarships can help to take the stress out of paying for college. College athletic scholarships can enable students to attend school while playing one of their favorite sports, drastically reduce the cost of the education and provide the student with other ‘perks’ while attending the college. Free Education The #1 perk of an Athletic Scholarship is […]

Money Management For U.K. Students

Money management for students

If you’re a student,  it can be a difficult time when it comes to handling money. Students often have to juggle financial matters with academic concerns, all the while learning the ropes of how to live away from home. While learning to manage money for the first time can be an awkward process of trial-and-error plus […]

Understanding New Student Loans

Most college students graduate in debt

It’s no secret that the United States has some of the largest amounts of students who attend a college or university. According to NationMaster almost 73% of American High School students go on to college within 5 years of graduation.  However, it is becoming increasingly difficult to finance a four year degree or beyond. In 2011, two-thirds of […]

The Financial Benefits of Student Athletics

Student athletes, including swimmers, benefit financially

Sports have a way of unifying the community and promoting school pride, which is one reason why every major university invests in a comprehensive athletics program. Student athletes are viewed as local heroes who bring prestige to the school through their achievements on the field. However, being one is no walk in the park. Competition […]

Avoiding Student Loan Debt

Don't take more college loans than you need

Student Savings: The Unspoken Lesson These days, the cost of getting a college degree is higher than ever. This, combined with the fact that many students find themselves entering college without financial support from their parents or guardians and with little to no personal student savings, has left many with no real option but to rack […]

The Quickest Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loan

Pay Off Student Loans

Finishing university and starting a new phase in your life is an exciting time when you leave behind the wild days of your student life and embark on a career. This also is the time when reality hits you and you realize that you have a hefty student loan to repay. It can be disconcerting to look […]

Ways Your Kid Can Help Pay for Their College Education

College Education Costs

A college education typically costs a lot of money and education costs have risen faster than inflation. As such, most parents need all the financial assistance they can get to help put their kids through college. Besides seeking financial assistance from student loan programs and grants programs, you can also help your children by encouraging […]