• How To Travel On A Teeny Weeny Budget

    Oh hail graduation and all the freedom it brings! Time to start planning that cheap trip because we know you only got $1 back from the college bookstore for your books. Next time use BIGWORDS! Now THIS is how you adventure on a budget. Get a group together. Traveling on your own can be expensive. Even if you’re just couch

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  • 4 Ways To Reduce Student Loan Debt

    Currently, 40 million Americans have student loan debt. The amount of debt people are racking up is so staggering that half of the current borrowers are unable to pay off their loans, resulting in defaults that can haunt individuals’ credit ratings for years. Unfortunately, many young people heading off to college don’t have much of a choice outside of taking

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  • The 3 Most Important Things To Do After Graduation That Will Change Your Financial Future

    Welcome to post grad life… You are probably already swimming in $30,000 worth of debt. We all know it can be hard to adjust to new financial obligations your first year out of school. You’ll be managing student loans, paying  for an adult apartment, new clothes for work, insane taxes will be deducted for your pay, and health insurance will

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  • 12 Popular Slang Words That Died In The 2000s

    Or is it N00B thats fading?

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  • 5 Mistakes College Grads Make That Will Get Them Fired in 90 Days or Less

        As someone who has hired (and fired ) many entry level / college grads I noticed that there are 5 major mistakes a new hire can make that results in termination. These are mistakes you don’t learn to avoid in college and are often learned the hard way. Brace yourself… I am about to be really honest with

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  • Don’t Use The Force…Use BIGWORDS In Your Quest To Sell Your Textbooks

    May 4th is Star Wars Day!  You don’t need to be Yoda to figure out how to get the most money back for your old textbooks. When exams are over and you’re ready for the celebrations to begin, the last thing you want to do is expend a ton of brainpower deciding which greedy Sith is going to give you the cash you deserve

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  • You’re Ready To Adult If You’ve Nailed These 5 Things By Graduation

      You are free of entitlement. Sorry to break it to you, but you’re not entitled to a career you’re both passionate about and pays you enough to live in a great part of town. You don’t get to say whatever you want on the Internet without any repercussions. And despite what you think, you probably can’t do your boss’s

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  • The Best Ways To Study Without Becoming A Stressy Mess

      Summer Vacation might seem really really far away when you have exams looming over you like slender man, but we promise, it’s just around the corner. If you follow these tips you can get there relatively unscathed and without losing your mind. Worth a shot, right?   Keep Distractions At Bay Put your phone on silent and throw it across the room

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  • Use These Tips To Get More Money Back On Like New, Used And Even Rented Textbooks

    If you wait until the semester ends, the rush to stock will be done and your book’s buyback offer will drop as they won’t be as sought after. Classic “Supply vs Demand” logic here so make sure to take advantage! Check out these scenarios on how to make the most money off of your old textbooks. Scenario #1: I BOUGHT

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  • 5 Super Foods That Can Manage Your Stress And Make You Smarter During Finals

    Finals are stressful but there are ways you can manage your stress just by eating.. yes.. eating!!!! Take a look at some of the best foods you can eat and what they do to help your brain! It’s pretty cool to know you can snack your way to a better grade just by adding these 5 things to your diet.

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  • 3 Ways To Get Back What You Paid For Textbooks

    Sure, being done with final exams (or college in general!!) means freedom – but it also means another opportunity for some fast cash in your hand after selling back your textbooks. After all, how else does one expect to fund the celebratory-goodbye-classes bar crawl? But, the question is: How do you ensure that you get the most money back for

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  • 5 TIPS FOR COLLEGE SENIORS LOOKING FOR A JOB

    Get hooked up with your college’s career center. Don’t be the kid who decides to visit the career center for the first time the month you graduate. If you make an appointment early, your college’s counselors can get to know you and notify you of job and interview opportunities as they come up. Don’t neglect to use this valuable resource

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  • How To Plan The Best Spring Break Of Your Life

    If you’re stuck in the north, you’re probably dreaming of sunny beaches and margaritas right about now. And if you live in a warmer climate, weather might not be a big deal to you, but just a few weeks into the semester, you’re probably already ready for a vacation. While Spring Break might seem really far away now, time flies

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  • 10 Books That Are Now Oscar Nominated Movies In 2017

    Whether directly interpreted from or the inspiration for, these are the books that hit it big on the silver screen!   A Long Way Home (Inspired the movie Lion) A long way home, was the inspiration for the movie Lion which earned nominations for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Cinematography. Story of Your

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  • 7 Great Time Management Apps For College Students

    If studying has never been your biggest strength, then you sure are lucky to be a student in 2017. The market is loaded with apps to help you stay focused, boost brain power and sharpen your organizational skills. We picked a few of our favorite time management-specific apps, so get downloading and finally crack open that History 101 book, for

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