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College Budgeting

Tips on reducing debt, avoiding unexpected expenses, supplementing your income while in college and more.

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What You Need for Your First Credit Card: The Basics

  To be at least 18 years old

  A Social Security number

  If you're a student, proof of enrollment

  A plan for responsible spending

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How to Make a Budget – Effective Budgeting for College Students

Aug 09, 2021

How to Budget In College


Creating a budget plan as a college student doesn’t have to be complicated. Learn how to budget your college expenses with these tips from Discover Student Loans.

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What I Wish I Knew About Finances Before College

Nov 15, 2018

What I Wish I Knew About Finances Before College


Whether you're paying for college tuition or learning to budget, it's important to understand your finances before starting college. Discover Student Loans offers pre-college budgeting tips for students.


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