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Higher-Ed Hotspots: A unique look at internet speeds on college campuses across America

Higher-Ed Hotspots: A unique look at internet speeds on college campuses across America

Universities today generate and download incredible amounts of information. Researchers depend on the capability to transmit that information for their livelihoods. Professors depend upon that capability to instruct their students. Students, who are in their dorm rooms studying (and totally not …… Read More

How to affordably say thanks to your dad

5 awesome (and cheap!) Father’s Day gifts

Fathers have taught you invaluable life lessons like how to grill the perfect burger or how to change a tire. Show your appreciation this Father’s Day by giving Dad a creative, affordable, inspired gift. Here are a few ideas: 1. Some …… Read More

Don’t show up to an interview without these 5 essentials

Don’t show up to an interview without these 5 essentials

What you bring to an interview is significant for two reasons. The first: having the right stuff with you at an interview can make you feel more prepared and comfortable. The second: whatever you’re holding will have a big effect on …… Read More

5 ways to reduce the cost of college

5 ways to reduce the cost of college

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

7 songs to add to your summer playlist

7 songs to add to your summer playlist

Congratulations! Another school year has come and gone. That means summer’s here and it’s time to unwind. Take a nap, hit the beach, have a barbecue, or rock out to these seven summer jams: Zebra, by Beach House This song is …… Read More

How I invest my money while in college

How I invest my money while in college

About the Author Lucas Merat is a current undergraduate student studying Business Administration at Northeastern University. In addition to his interest in finance and marketing, he hopes to start his own company in the future.  As a third year undergrad obtaining …… Read More

How to make this summer easy on the wallet

How to make this summer easy on the wallet

Summer months are good for three things: getting a tan, sleeping in, and saving money for next semester. We’ll leave the beach cruising to you and stick to helping make summer a little easier on your wallet. Here are 7 ways …… Read More

Write for the ValoreBooks Blog!

Write for the ValoreBooks Blog!

Hello! We have some exciting news: ValoreBooks is looking for students to contribute content to our blog! If you are a current undergraduate or graduate student, we would love to share your stories, insights, and advice on the college experience with …… Read More