5 Ways to Save Money on College Food

We already know that college is expensive. From textbooks to tuition--it all adds up. So anyway to save a few bucks is beneficial to a college student. The easiest--and maybe even healthiest--way to do so is with food. Feeding yourself on a college budget can be tricky, but with these simple tips, you can save money on college food and be on your way to both a healthier body and wallet. Try Read more ...

College Survival Guide from a College Kid’s Perspective

As the summer starts to come to an end, many college kids are preparing for the somewhat hectic move back to school or to school for the first time. This college survival guide will help you make the transition as smooth as possible. Do the Scan and Pick Up Being a college student myself, I was happy to get my mom's help moving into my dorm last fall. We went to Bed, Bath and Beyond for Read more ...

How to Feed Your Hungry College Kid this Summer and Stay Under Budget

It's summertime, which means a lot of college kids are home for the break. It also means moms are once again tasked with stocking the fridge with foods your kid will like. Here are some tips on how to feed your hungry college kid healthy foods this summer while also staying under budget. The Freshman 15 is no joke! Your college scholar is probably used to eating noodles for breakfast, lunch Read more ...

Shop Back to School Sales

Going back to school is an exciting and busy time for parents and kids. But with great Back to School sales blooming in August, you’ll be able to find everything you need at an affordable price! You can never have too many sales, so take advantage of the great deals that we’ve found for you. Here are some of the best deals from top retailers to help you save a little extra cash! Wal-Mart Cyber Read more ...

Shop Extra Savings on Dorm Essentials

Now that summer is coming to an end, it’s time to get back into the groove of going back to school. Moving away to college is an exciting time – new friends, new school, and a new place to call home. As incoming freshmen, we understand the hassle of buying all of your dorm needs without putting a hole in your wallet. We’ve scoped out the best college deals from décor to electronics to get Read more ...

Practical Gift Ideas for Graduates

Every year, as the school year comes to a close, millions of gift buyers find themselves asking the same question—“What do I get the graduates?” Money is a much-appreciated and easy choice, and writing a check in the amount of the graduation year (for example, $20.13) has become a popular trend. But some gift givers look for slightly more personalized options. Here are some ways to combine Read more ...

Credit Card Tips for College Students

Credit cards are not a magical piece of plastic, but they can seem that way to a cash-strapped college student. Make sure you (and your student) know all the facts about credit cards before heading off to school. It’s a lot easier to get into debt than it is to get out of it, especially if you start young. Here are some things for your student to consider.ut they can seem that way to a cash-strapped Read more ...

Geek Out for College

How to Score Great Tech Deals When you’re shopping for a college student, back to school “supplies” take on a whole new meaning. Not only are college students stocking up on the small essentials, but they also need big-ticket items like dorm room décor and a new computer. The good news is tech manufacturers are competing for your back-to-school dollars so they’re willing to offer some Read more ...