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Scholarships

Are you a Pinterest guru?

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Image source: charitykick.com Are you obsessed with Pinterest? Good! So are we, which is why we’re thrilled that Pinterest now allows users (like you!) to send individual pins to other users (like us!). Better still, we’re inviting college students to put this new …… Read More

Textbook buying and selling habits of college students by major, income, and scholarship

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Textbooks have long been a surprisingly large expense for college students, and the cost has only grown year after year. The Government Accountability Office found that college textbook prices have grown by 82% from 2002 to 2013, outpacing inflation by a …… Read More

How to make work-study worth your time

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

If you were offered financial aid from your college, you might be eligible for work-study. Work-study provides part-time jobs for undergraduate and graduate students with financial need, allowing you to earn money to help pay education expenses. Although this is financially advantageous, the …… Read More

5 ways to reduce the cost of college

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

About the Author Jake Wells founded In-State Angels in 2009 after graduating from the University of Colorado-Boulder with more debt than seemed reasonable. He’s on a mission to prevent others from suffering a similar fate, and now advises students on how …… Read More

5 ways to snap a better selfie

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

The Internet is saturated with sub-par selfies: whole Facebook pages and Twitter feeds full of just duck faces. Isn’t it high time we saw some variety? Thankfully, with the help of expert selfie practitioners like Obama and Ellen DeGeneres, we’ve put …… Read More