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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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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As a college student, you have the possibility to leave the familial house and start living on your own. Regardless of the reason–whether it is because of personal reasons or to seek independence–, choosing a student accommodation is a careful process that must not be taken lightly. It is even more true for students on a budget.
You will find below 5 questions you need to ask yourself to choose the accommodation that suits you the most, physically, emotionally, mentally and financially.
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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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Buying groceries is one of the main activities we practice throughout our lives. As a student on a budget, this is something we must not overlook, as we would otherwise waste a lot of money unnecessarily.
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Summer is here! For many, it is finally time to relax and let go of the stress they accumulated overtime, or to find a job. However, it is also the perfect time to INCREASE YOUR KNOWLEDGE and LEARN NEW SKILLS that could help you in your professional life, or even help you make your way out of the low-budget curse.
This is why I gathered five websites where you can learn something new–five websites that I use myself. Now don’t worry, you can put away your wallet and your credit card because those websites are ALL FREE!
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