“A way to your first million starts from a single dollar” (might have said someone famous and successful). Anyway, college is just right for learning some basics of personal finance. It appears that the key secret behind successful budgeting is actually planning and counting.
And nowadays it’s easier than ever. Simply choose any of the following student budget apps:
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Even after you’ve already dived into your studies, you can be missing one important thing. Motivation. Overburdened with too many tasks, you can easily take your eyes off your long-term goals and focus on short-term difficulties.
Check yourself: If you see only obstacles instead of opportunities, it’s high time to boost the level of your student motivation.
And the following three TED talks can help you:
There are many views as to what are the main ingredients of college success. Some scholars say IQ is the key. Others claim that self-confidence and communication skills are necessary.
Anyway, we’re sure that you’ll create your own puzzle. And below are some ingredients you might want for your personal cocktail of study, social life and personal development in college.
Let’s be honest, the price is an important parameter for choosing an online college.
Only imagine – you love everything about some institution – its program, terms and conditions, but then you get to know its price. And your dream crumbles to pieces, like a house of cards. Simply because the tuition is likely to make you bankrupt.
It’s awful. Be sure to check the tuition before falling in love with certain courses!
Of course, when choosing a college, you do not care much about its campus architecture. However, you need to know that some college campuses look very much like spa resorts or ancient castles.
5 Most Relaxing College Campuses
- Arizona State University
The Arizona State Uni boasts of not only its best qualified graduates, but also its magnificent college campus. If you need just one more argument to choose this institution, simply walk these alleys and stand beneath its palms. And all of your doubts will gradually disappear.
Wow, you’re in college now! It’s great news. You’ll love it for sure. The only hurdle is the adaptation period, but it’ll be over soon.
Here are the main first-year student issues which you’ll inevitably face in college (because everyone does):
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Sharing a room in a dorm is always stressful. Everyone wants to find a good college roommate (even though it means different things to different people).
Panacea for all dorm disasters comes from where we least expected it. It clears out that to find a good roomie, you need to become one.
When you’re in college, you dream of making day and night longer. The 24 hours you have are not enough. You’ve already tried everything. You cut the time you sleep. You never waste time cooking something more extravagant than Ramen. And still you are pressed for time most of the time.
Here are ten surprising life hacks to make your college life less stressful and ensure your college success.
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College dorm pranks should be on your list of top 10 things to do before graduation. Do you know why? Because only in college you can make fun of your roommates, and nobody will say you’re crazy or weird. Sometimes being a student is an excellent excuse for doing anything like this:
Cups, Cups, Cups
Only imagine somebody preparing this college dorm prank for you. So sweet. It probably took them some decent amount of time. Who said students are always pressed for time?
Do you think that most college courses are just like sleeping pills? Course materials are often perfect as bedtime read for someone suffering from insomnia. However, it’s not always the case. Sometimes courses are truly inspiring, jam packed with useful info, or simply weird, like the following examples: