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College Graduation Gifts to Remember!

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While money is always a great gift, there are other unforgettable presents you can give to a new college graduate.

Say Yes!: 5 Steps to Choosing the Right College

choosing the right college

Choosing the right college is a big decision—part personal, part financial, part academic, and part business. Organize your thoughts and choices by going through this 5-step process to making the best decision.

My Transition from Soldier to Student: 5 Tips for Veterans in College

tips for veterans in college

Jim Hinton returned to college after nine years in the service of our country, and he shares his insights with others who would like to transition back to school after serving in the military.

Should College Students Have Credit Cards?

should college students have credit cards

As I was entering my freshman year of college, like many students, I was faced with the decision of whether or not I could trust myself with a credit card. I knew that the situations in which I would need immediate access to funds would be few and far between, but it is often that […]

5 Final Tips for College Graduation!

tips for college graduation

Don’t coast through your last semester of college! Finish strong and set yourself up for career success with this sound advice from someone who has been there before.

Find Your Passion, Discover Your College Major

find your passion, discover your college major

College is a time to learn more about yourself. Discovering where your passions and your talents lay can help you map out a path to a college major that combines your strengths with market needs.

8 Student Loan Refinance Myths Solved!

student loan myths

There is a lot of misinformation about student loan refinancing among college graduates who are in debt. Let’s take a look at 10 persistent myths and set the record straight to learn what refinancing your student loans can accomplish.

Top Essay-Writing Tools for College Admissions and Scholarships

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Stop procrastinating and start writing! Learn to tell your story in a way that grabs the attention of college admissions officers and scholarship judges with help from these 10 essay-writing websites.

More Spring Break Volunteer Opportunities!

spring break volunteer opportunities

Make the world a better place while you decompress from the stress of your college studies! Spring break volunteer opportunities can be found locally, nationally, and even internationally.

5 Tips for Avoiding College Burnout

tips to avoid college burnout

College students have lots of opportunities for academic challenges and social interactions, but no one student can do everything! Learn how to make smart choices for getting the most of of your college experience.

12 College Scholarships with March 2015 Deadlines

Scholarships with March 2015 deadlines

Stay up-to-date with scholarships like these. Use ScholarshipAdvisor to find and bookmark the scholarships you want to apply for before they pass you by!

5 FAFSA Secrets for Adult Students

tips for adult students to fill out the fafsa

Don’t leave money on the table for your education! Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, keeping in mind these tips to avoid the mistakes that can get an application rejected.