Applying to Grad School

posted by on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 in Advice,College,Money

A Long-Term Strategy for a Tough Job Market Graduation season is right around the corner. And if you're among those about to receive a hard-earned college diploma, the thought of more school may be the furthest…

Saving friendships one Pay-a-Person transaction at a time.

posted by on Thursday, January 16, 2014 in Advice,Free,Money,Shopping,Spending

It happens to all of us from time to time. You wait in a loooong line, FINALLY get to a cashier and BOOM! You realize you left your MIDFLORIDA debit card in the pocket of…

Make the most of your days off school

posted by on Friday, November 15, 2013 in Advice

If you're like most high school students, you may already be looking forward to the breaks listed on your school's calendar.

College Bound

posted by on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 in Advice,College,Free,Money

It’s time to start thinking about life after homecoming, football games and prom. College is just around the corner, and choosing the right school is important. Such a huge choice calls for some serious thinking.…

5 Ways to Save Money at the Pump

posted by on Thursday, September 26, 2013 in Advice

Believe it or not, saving money at the pump can be as easy as changing your driving habits.

Back to School and Beyond

posted by on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 in Advice,College,Money

With the fall semester on the horizon, now is the time to start planning what you’ll be doing for the next school year.

Brake for these auto-buying tips

posted by on Monday, July 29, 2013 in Advice,Shopping

If you're thinking of purchasing a vehicle, the following tips may help you save money and avoid bumps along the way. Consider your needs. Do you need an automatic or manual transmission? How many people will typically…

Shop ‘Til You Drop

posted by on Friday, July 12, 2013 in Advice,Shopping

I always thought I would go through high school just living off my parents’ money & focusing on my grades. But now I’m working two jobs and I make a lot of money, but I…

You Get What You Pay For

posted by on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 in Advice,College,Spending

Room and board, classes and living expenses are enough to handle with your first year in college - then there's the books! Oh yes, TEXT BOOKS. They are so expensive now!  You almost have to take out…


posted by on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 in Advice

Summer is the big travel season, the time when everyone is taking their big trips. Traveling is probably my favorite thing to do, whether it’s in America or anywhere else in the world. I have…