College
Seven things college freshmen don’t need — and ten they do
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This article originally appeared on NerdWalletThose ubiquitous checklists of “dorm room essentials” for college freshmen are filled with items that will be ditched by the end of first semester.

Some parents “go to the store and grab a list like they did when their kids were in elementary and high school and just go straight down the list,” says Lisa Heffernan, mother of three sons and a college-shopping veteran. Or they buy things they only wish their students will use (looking at you, cleaning products).

You can safely skip about 70% of things on those lists, estimates Asha Dornfest, the author of Parent Hacks and mother of a rising college sophomore who’s home for the summer.

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6 Ways I Saved Money On College Costs
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How much does college cost? This is a question many wonder. There’s rarely a week that goes by where I don’t receive an email from a student or parents of a student who are looking for ways to cut college costs. That’s why today I want to talk about college costs and how you can […]

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Learning How To Survive On A College Budget
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College is expensive and everyone knows that. Between paying for tuition, parking, textbooks, extra fees, and everything else, you also have basic living expenses to pay for as well. All of these costs are either brand new or somewhat new to you most likely as well, so you might not even know how to survive […]

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How To Save Money On Textbooks + Campus Book Rentals Review
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If you are looking for tips on how to save money as a college student, then one of the top things you need to learn is how to save money on textbooks such as through cheap textbook rentals. In this post, I will be including a Campus Book Rentals review because I used this textbook rental company throughout college and was […]

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7 Mistakes That Could Keep You From Selling Your Home This Winter
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Selling a home in winter generally means fewer buyers. But it doesn't mean you have to accept a lowball offer. Avoid these common mistakes if you want to get top dollar.

The post 7 Mistakes That Could Keep You From Selling Your Home This Winter appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®.

The Dos and Don’ts of Staging Your Home During the Holidays
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The most common question from sellers during this time, "Should we decorate for the holidays when selling?" Here are the dos and don'ts if you're listing your home this holiday season.

The post The Dos and Don’ts of Staging Your Home During the Holidays appeared first on Homes.com.

15 Best Cheap College Textbook Rental Sites
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Renting your textbooks is a great way to cut the cost of your college experience. Here are some of the best cheap college textbook rental websites to try.

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