Read More Best Student Credit Cards of May 2018

Best Student Credit Cards of May 2018

How we chose the best student credit cards We chose student cards that have no annual fee, offer rewards and benefit different types of students. Cards with additional perks like no foreign transaction fees or rewards bonuses for paying on time or maintaining a good GPA were ranked higher. Best overall student card: Discover it® for Students Best […]

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Read More Discover Rewards Good Grades with Extra Cash Back

Discover Rewards Good Grades with Extra Cash Back

Discover has always been regarded as one of the most customer friendly credit card issuers. It seems like they’re adding a feature or perk to their credit cards every month and continuing to make them better products. For college students looking for their first credit card, the Discover it® for Students and the Discover it® chrome for Students are both excellent options that […]

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Read More When Consolidating Student Loans Makes Sense

When Consolidating Student Loans Makes Sense

The month of May has always marked the time when college students across the nation finally make their walk across to receive their diploma. Many students were fortunate enough to receive scholarships and grants, while others took out student loans, even using extra money for shopping sprees. The average college student graduates from their undergrad […]

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Read More What are 529 Savings Plans?

What are 529 Savings Plans?

With school back in session many families are trying to figure out how to pay for college. A great option would be opening a 529 plan. This is a savings plan that offers special tax advantages and are specifically designed to help people  save up money for college. 529 plans are technically referred to as […]

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Read More 5 Tips for Saving Money in College

5 Tips for Saving Money in College

Tuition is a heavy financial burden, but when you also add on the miscellaneous expenses that come with college life it adds up quickly. For most students, college represents their first time away from home, which adds to the stress of managing their own budget. Students are offered all sorts of discounts from merchants and […]

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Read More Resources for Grads With Student Loans

Resources for Grads With Student Loans

*Last updated December 2014 Tuition in the USA has risen so far, so fast, that it can be almost impossible to finance your education without help from a lender. That can lead to other challenges, though, and student loan debt is one of the biggest obstacles to financial success for many of today’s graduates. There […]

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