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College Life

Affordable Travel Destinations for College Students

As a student, through the school year, you get buried in your textbooks. Sometimes you get the desire to travel, and you can’t wait until the spring break or the summer to plan a trip. Just to get away from all the all night studying…
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5 Tips On Applying To The College Of Your Choice

So, you’re ready to fly the nest and begin the next phase of your life. College. College is that gateway between being a teenager and turning into a young adult. You want to make it the best years of your life and go to the…
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How to Tackle the Cost of College

How to tackle the cost of college Everyone knows that the cost of going to college is getting more expensive by the year. Tuition costs have grown about 6% annually, and in 15 years, the cost of just one year of college could exceed $100,000….
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Extreme Weather Driving – College Student Editions

Are you dealing with the freezing temperatures, snow, and an nor’easter that are slamming much of the US right now? Many parents are afraid of their college children driving back to college or to their new states, starting new jobs. This is perfectly understandable! Heck,…
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Cost of College Around The World – What Will It Cost You?

The cost of college has risen significantly over the last several decades. The cost of college when I went, back in 1991 was approximately $10,000 per year. That was a private college, so, it was higher than a state funded university. With the reach we…
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Tips on Helping College Kids to Avoid Debt in College

Debt in college is a serious issue, and it is something that can be stopped if parents and kids take the time to learn more about accruing debt whether it’s through student loans or credit cards. As mentioned, student loans are one of the main…
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