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20 Tips to Save Money in College Without Feeling Like You’re Missing Out

College can be a great time – you’re finally out of your parent’s house, and you get to learn about things that interest you! However, one of the downsides is that it can be expensive. Between tuition, room and board, textbooks, and other incidentals, the cost of attending college can add up quickly. This doesn’t […]
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Stay Young As You Grow Old in 11 Not So Easy Steps

As you move through your college years, adulthood will start to rear its head. First, slowly. Then, rapidly. It can be a difficult time – especially when it seems like everyone around you is suddenly getting married and having kids. But don’t worry! You can stay young as you grow old by keeping the right […]
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How to Stop Being Dumb: A Guide from Legally Blonde

We all know at least one person who is convinced they are dumb. They might have an IQ of 160 but because they can’t remember their multiplication tables, they feel like a moron. It doesn’t matter if you’re a genius or not, we all have moments where we don’t feel so bright. But what can […]
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Sorry, Not Sorry: How to Stop Explaining Yourself and Succeed Anyway

There are certain job skills that we have to develop in order to succeed in our field. One of those skills is learning how to stop explaining yourself, even when you feel like you have to explain why you did things a certain way and it didn’t work out. Saying “sorry,” being solutions-focused, and letting […]
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11 Wise Money Moves for Students and Singles in Their 20s

Money is tight for most singles in their 20s. Between paying tuition, rent, and other bills, there’s not much left over at the end of the month. However, it is possible to survive and even thrive financially as a student. In this blog post, we will discuss some wise money moves that can help you […]
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Social Media Obsession: 9 Tips to Break the Habit

Do you find yourself checking your social media accounts compulsively? Checking Facebook ten times in a row, or spending an hour on Twitter when you really should be working? If so, you’re not alone. Social media can be incredibly addictive, and it’s easy to get sucked into the vortex of scrolling through your newsfeed. It […]
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How to Say No When You Hate Conflict: 9 Tips for Passive Students

Learning how to say no can be difficult, especially if you’re not the assertive type. Many people find it hard to stand up for themselves and refuse requests, even if they are not comfortable with them. If this sounds like you, don’t worry! There are ways to say no that won’t leave you feeling guilty […]
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Surround Yourself with Positive People: 10 Ways to Do It

College students deal with more today than in years past. A growing war between Russia and Ukraine. Sky-high gas prices. Inflation at record highs. Tuition costs and everything else going up even more than that. Then, there is the 24-hour news cycle, which promises to give us all anxiety before the age of 12. How […]
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Why Invest in Your Future: The Benefits of Starting Early

It’s always a good idea to invest in your future. There is no one else like you. That makes you an especially rare commodity worthy of the time, research, and resources that it takes to shore up a more stable and financially prosperous future. But no one else can do it for you. You are […]
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10 Phone Alternatives to Doom Scrolling When Bored

Do you find yourself opening a new tab and doom scrolling through your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram feeds when you’re bored? Well, you’re not alone. Many people do this when they’re looking for something to kill time. Or, they find themselves doing it without even realizing it. But there are other things that you can […]
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