Welcome to College! 5 Steps to Avoiding the Pit of Financial Despair

Financial tips for new college students

You worked through 13 years of school. You put in the extra hours in sports or band or drama or whatever you were into.

You researched a million schools, sent out a million applications. You filled out the FAFSA. You were accepted! You took out a student loan.

You made it. You’re here.

Now you can focus on building relationships and acing tests and forget about money for a while, right?

Um, no. [Read more…]