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 ...