College life is more than attending class; it’s finding a way to live on a budget and prepare for your future. To help you manage your personal finances around your studies, ACCC has two Pinterest boards waiting for you to explore.
Student Loans & Scholarships Pinterest Board
Most college bound students will need financial aid, combining grants, scholarships and loans. Make the most out of scholarship opportunities to eliminate future student loan debt. Scholarships are available for any number of reasons and all four years of undergrad.
It’s also important to be as knowledgeable as possible when it comes to student loan debt which can affect you for years after college is done. Here is a video about 5 Things Every Grad Should Know:
Pinterest is a great resource for students seeking advice or opportunities around financial aid. Between lists of scholarships and personal stories, there’s a good chance you can find something to help you prepare to go to college or come up with a student loan repayment plan.
Check out these great pins ACCC has found from the Student Loans & Scholarships Board:
ACCC also has resources available to help you determine repayment options for your student loan debt.
College Life & Budgeting Pinterest Board
Now that you are managing your own time and money, there are many ways to get into trouble. That’s why it’s important to understand how to budget, save money, and navigate difficult financial choices. Maybe you need to get a job while studying, or say no to some expensive outings. Use Pinterest to help you manage your personal finances in college while still maintaining a life!
Here are some great ways you can be smart with your money while still making the most out of your college experience from the College Life & Budgeting Board:
Be sure to do your homework and stay on track with your student loan repayment plans!
To speak to a credit counselor today about budgeting and managing your finances, call 800-769-3571.