financial literacy Tag

Aug 08 2016

How to Avoid Overspending on Textbooks

  New or used. Rent or buy. These four categories are what define the textbook industry. Most university textbooks come at a premium, a startling change from the price of books in high school.   To avoid overspending, keep in mind these criteria for each category.   New   Shiny, clean-cut edged,...

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The Value of the Dollar

I recently was shopping at a local convenience store, and I started to browse the gum and candy positioned at the front counter. I went to grab a pack of gum—nothing too fancy, just a standard minty gum—and I was disappointed to discover that I...

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3 Tips to Be a Smart Shopper

  Planning ahead is the key to any financial plan. This philosophy, especially when applied to entertainment and shopping, makes for a healthier financial lifestyle. Millennials are known for preferring convenience, but convenience comes at a premium. Here are a few things to think about before impulsively...

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Capitalizing on Technology

Twitter. YouTube. Facebook. Instagram. Snapchat. Our generation is referred to as the generation of technology. We have the world at our fingertips with the click of a button. Technology is such an integral part of daily life that we don’t always take the time to think...

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