3 Credit Card Mistakes You Should Avoid

Credit cards on top of each other

For the past few years, I like to see myself as someone with a plan who follows it all the way through. Unfortunately for me, it never quite works out that way. Here are my biggest mistakes when it came to building my credit: Not Understanding Billing Cycles If you only ever used a debit […]

3 Weird Ways to Make More Money in College

Some money in college can go a long way. Even though you might want some cash, you might not want the traditional jobs on and off campus. Lucky for you, there are a ton of options. I’m just going over 3 of them.   Paid Studies I’ve always heard that a paid study is a […]

Guide to Building Your Credit Without a Credit Card or co-signer

How to build credit without a credit card as a college student

“Hey, do you want to learn how to build your credit score,” I yelled across the street. It was April. I was drenched in sweat and was standing next to my table at the Alumni Walk on campus. A student stopped and headed toward my table. I then proceeded to tell her what makes up her credit score and what can help her credit score.

9 ways to prepare for your first credit card

At the age of 18, I got my first credit card. I’ll be honest. I was a little scared to get one because I heard a lot of horror stories about college students getting credit cards. Also, I was afraid that I wouldn’t get approved for a credit card because I was a college student […]

6 Ways to Save Money that (Most) College Students Don’t Do

Having some extra cash in college is always a good thing! The problem is there are tons of things that you need to pay for food, textbooks, rent, a social life, and tuition. The list goes on. I love finding ways to save money as a college student. These are some of my best ways […]