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5 reasons you should be taking summer classes

A college degree is an invaluable asset. But getting one is a financial burden. There are tuition payments, student loans, and even room and board to consider. That’s why maximizing your efficiency, reducing your costs, and finishing your degree as fast …… Read More

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The best money saving tips from our customers

  Recently we asked you for your best money saving tips — how you spend less on food, books, fun, and more when you’re in college. Now we’re here to share your wisdom with the world! Read on and spend less: …… Read More

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How to sell your used textbooks for more money

Textbooks cost more than they should. That’s a fact. But when you sell your used textbooks at the end of the semester, you can recoup some of that cost. Better yet, follow the steps below and you can score even more money! …… Read More

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What kind of coffee should you drink before your final exam?

Finals season is finally here. That means you can count on not sleeping until the semester ends, since late night study sessions will undoubtedly become the new status quo. But fear not! Coffee is a reliable cure for the inevitable exhaustion …… Read More

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8 things to avoid (like the plague!) in college

College life is busy, stressful, fun, exciting, scary, boring, and exhausting all at the same time. To make the most of it, avoid the following:   1. Staying up all night, every night. Whether you’re constantly cramming for the next test, …… Read More

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The pros and cons of graduate school

Every undergraduate, at some point in their college career, is faced with the following question: After I graduate, should I get a job or go to grad school? It’s a hard question with no right answer. At least, no answer that’s …… Read More

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Homer Simpson’s Guide to Studying

It’s that time of year again! Finals are just around the corner, so it’s smart to get studying. In fact, if you haven’t started yet then you’re already late to the game. But fear not! Homer Simpson is here to help you …… Read More

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14 signs you’re a totally broke college student

Getting a college degree costs more than it should, which is why so many college students are strapped for cash. Here are fifteen signs that you’re one of them:   1. You use textbooks as furniture A stack of books can be …… Read More