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5 Money Saving Tips for Students


We all know how hard it is in this time of economic downturn, everyone does not have enough money to do what they want. This is an especially hard time for students as they already do not have enough money to pay for tuition etc. let alone doing so in this crisis. Below are five...


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My Experiences with Consolidating Student Loans


My experiences with consolidating student loans were terrible, but I have learned a lot in the process. My problems began about two years into repayment. I had several smaller loans and three large loans. The smaller loans had a minimum payment, so my total student loan payment was quite high. Consolidating my student loan debt...


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Money Saving Medical Tips


Unexpected medical expenses create problems for families already stretched to pay their bills. What can you do to save money on medical expenses and stay away from financial problems? 1. Use generic medications from a reputable company. The FDA regulates name brand and generic medications to make sure that they all meet minimum potency standards....


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Save on Your Next European Vacation


Traveling in Europe these days can be terribly expensive. With the relatively weak dollar as compared to the Euro, it is far more expensive to travel there than it was even five years ago. But in my opinion, it is a trip that all travelers must take. As someone who has traveled around Europe many...


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How to Plan Date Night on a Budget


Dating is fun, but far too often, date night gets overlooked after marriage. This is especially true after children enter the picture. The more family members mean more expenses. Trying to live on a budget pushes date night even farther away. Here are some ideas to get date night back onto the calendar. Babysitter Although...