Life is tough when you are a college student. With how much money we have to spend each month, it’s not always easy to have anything left by the end of the month. Moreover, it’s not always easy for some students to have a part-time job because of their classes.
But being a college student gives you one privilege that no one else has.
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Whether we want to buy new clothes, a new phone or even a new plan for our blog, it’s not always easy to pay in one go without exploding our budget due to high prices. Luckily, there is an option available for those of us who don’t eat with a golden spoon: installment payment.
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If you take the train quite often, you must be quite acquainted with train stations. For those of you who have to take at least two trains to go from point A to point B, you may be tempted to buy snacks at the train station where you’re waiting. If that’s the case, you must stop doing so because you’re wasting money (possibly unknowingly) and I will tell you why.
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When we think about creativity, we tend to immediately think about arts and the likes. But creativity is also a great asset to help you save money. One of the ways to save money by using your creativity is through recycling.
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Had I made that decision a long time ago, I would probably be living a different life right now. Short hair lovers, say goodbye to your favorite hairdresser.
Depending on the country in which you live, getting a haircut can be quite expensive for a student on a budget, and their discounts are often not high enough to make us feel better. It was the case for me. Spending €25 one to two times a month was simply a big no. That’s why I decided to take the matter into my own hands and make one of the best decisions I’ve ever made up until now: cut my own hair.
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Being on a budget equals tracking expenses. There is no way around it. Unlike people who can throw money out of the window, we can’t afford this luxury. But why is it so important to track your expenses?
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When you are a student on a budget, it is not so uncommon to use up all your money. However, it is important to save money ESPECIALLY because you are on a budget.
You will find below three actions you can take to save some money.
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When you are on a budget, you have to fix the bad habits that may blow up your entire budget for the month if you don’t pay enough attention.
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As any college student, earning money is quite important to survive through the month. Although many opt for a traditional approach by getting a part-time job, one should not overlook other possibilities.
That’s why I will give you 5 ways to earn extra money. You can pick one of them, all of them or even NONE of them; what matters is that you pick something you like.
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