Posts Tagged ‘Budget’

Gift Giving on a Student Budget

Gift Giving on a Student Budget

Christmas is right around the corner, but as we all tighten our wallets, gift buying can become a lot more stressful than it should be. It’s okay to spend a little extra time or money on those we love, but with these great tips, you won’t break the bank this holiday season! Related: Last-Minute Holiday Gifts ...

Study Break: 5 Simple and Cheap Halloween Costumes

Study Break: 5 Simple and Cheap Halloween Costumes

Halloween is amazing. Going from high school Halloween to college Halloween is like getting slapped with a handful of awesome. Whether the 31st falls on a Tuesday or a Saturday, you’re sure to have 3-4 days of parties, and amazing costumes are a must. This can be difficult on a college budget, with limited time, ...

Freshman Week: 5 Ways to Survive College on a Budget

Freshman Week: 5 Ways to Survive College on a Budget

College is undoubtedly one of the most enjoyable experiences of your life. But if you are not used to budgeting your funds, you can quickly find yourself scraping the barrel. The first few weeks of college will be packed full of things that cost you money, whether it be buying new books for your studies or ...

College Transitions: Complete Guide to a College Budget

College Transitions: Complete Guide to a College Budget

Editor’s Note: This is part three of College Transitions, a twice-weekly series of video posts brought to you by Lisa Ferguson and TYTUniversity. Budgets are never fun. Let’s face it — sometimes, they’re downright scary. But making a college budget can save you hundreds of dollars; and these simple steps will make it pretty easy. Related: 5 Simple Budgeting Tips for ...

How To Maximize Your “Fun Money”

How To Maximize Your “Fun Money”

In college, you have to handle your budget. Unfortunately for many of us, that can be difficult: you pay for the Internet one week and you find out you have no money for books, or socks, or suddenly you’re ten-thousand dollars deep in gambling debt. It happens to all of us (okay, maybe just me?) ...

Five Ways To Make Extra Cash In College

Five Ways To Make Extra Cash In College

Money: the one thing ever college student would love to have more of, aside from sleep, food, and arguably a longer weekend. All over the internet you are sure to find dozens of get rich quick schemes, ranging from taking hundreds of surveys for a few cents each to selling energy drinks in a pyramid ...

Close Cut: Shaving On A Budget

Close Cut: Shaving On A Budget

Some people enjoy shaving. Others find it a hassle. Whichever way that you see it, make sure that you’re shaving on a budget. No, seriously. You can shave on a budget by joining the Dollar Shave Club. Dollar Shave Club is a company that is designed to bring you the very best in shaving for ...

Healthy Food Options For A College Budget

Healthy Food Options For A College Budget

For many college students, eating is an expression of freedom – finally, there’s no one telling you that you can’t have Coke and cereal for dinner. It’s also an expression of being broke. Maybe you can’t change the part about being broke, but you can certainly make some healthier food choices, even on a limited ...

How To Salvage Your Old Clothes

How To Salvage Your Old Clothes

Water, water, everywhere, but not a drop to drink, right? That’s how most of us feel when we look into our closets for the perfect outfit for the day. We see a whole lot of clothes, but nothing to wear, nothing that fits, or nothing without holes. Well, luckily for you, there are excellent ways ...