Have you heard? Libraries are cool again! When was the last time you set foot in your library? Or checked out their website? Or their app? If you think the library is an out-of-date concept – think again! For starters: free Wi-Fi and gobs of downloadable digital content. Yes, of course, libraries do still have […]
Winter break is upon us! You are probably holding your breath for that glorious moment when you turn in our last exam! Finally, you can sleep in without missing your first class or paying for it in a low grade! First up on your to-do list: catch up on sleep and binge-watch your favorite TV […]
Let’s say you feel ready to handle the responsibility of credit and all that entails. How do you get started? Before we even get into that, let’s take a moment to revisit the main take-away from our last post [Credit: what is it and why should you care?] Let’s say it all together now: No […]
Educating yourself on the basics of what credit is and how it affects you is key to making wise economic decisions.
Congratulations to our women’s soccer coach, Asithorn “Noom” Romyanond, on his recent outstanding achievement of the U.S. Soccer Federation B License! This is no small accomplishment – for perspective, there is approximately one B-licensed coach for every 3000 US Soccer players. This significant milestone is a result of Coach Noom’s dedication and hard work, a […]
It seems inevitable. At some point in your college career you will find yourself taking a course that seems disconnected to your major. You may begin to question the decision-makers who determined that this should be a required course in your program of study. When mid-terms roll around, your patience can start to wear thin.
As you begin the process of applying to college, you will notice that college and university financial offices tend to have a vocabulary all their own. Don’t panic! It is completely normal and to be expected, so don’t be intimidated and don’t be afraid to speak up and ask for clarification if at any point […]
Budgeting. What emotion do you associate with that word? Boredom? Fear? Stress? It should make you feel secure. In control. Confident, even. There is a misconception floating around that budgets are restrictive. That they zap all the joy out of life and limit your dreams. That they make you give up your churro addiction.