Personal Finance

Additional Expenses 101: Here Are Five Hidden Costs of College

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How much does college cost? If you’re already listing tuition, books and room and board, that’s a good start.   But it’s just the beginning. College expenses extend well beyond the sticker price that universities typically provide in your financial award letter and can leave you scrambling to cover the extras. “You could add $5,000 to […]

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Starting Your First Job? 8 Tips to Save Money Until You Get Paid

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In the nervous excitement leading up to starting your first job, there’s one thing you might overlook. That salary you were promised — the one you’ve already imagined spending — well, you won’t see any of that money until two weeks or so after your start date. Plus, let’s be honest: Most first jobs don’t […]

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