Going off to college is an exciting time: new friends, new challenges, and new adventures are around every corner. But in all the excitement, it’s easy to get carried away and blow your monthly budget in the first week. A pizza here, a cappuccino there—your expenditures can add up more quickly than you think. Want to live college life to the fullest without breaking the bank? We’ve got you covered. Check out our helpful tips to save money in college.
Nestled in the far southwestern corner of Ohio, Cincinnati has an awful lot to offer visitors and tourists looking for a nice change of pace. You don’t need to spend exorbitant sums of money to make the most of your time in Cincinnati, either, making it the perfect candidate for the latest feature in our Frugal Travel series.
San Francisco, CA, is one of America’s great cities. It’s also among our most densely-populated and tourist-friendly ones, which can make it hard to find things to do that don’t include hundreds of other people everywhere, at all times. But there are perks to being a local! Here are 10 San Francisco locals discounts that help you better celebrate this wonderful city you call your own.
Studying with index cards is totally old school! For today’s tech-savvy students, it’s all about apps. There are thousands of apps for students of all ages that can make studying a snap and learning fun. From understanding fractions to taking a better power nap, tap into these best free apps for your little learner or college grad.
Kermit the Frog once famously claimed, “It’s not easy being green.” That may be true for amphibians, but being green doesn’t have to be difficult for the rest of us. Small changes can make a big difference, and there’s no better way to take the first step than with your kids. Think eco-friendly for back-to-school and kick off the new school year with these supplies that are smart for the environment and anything but ordinary. Not only is being green easy—it’s fun too!
Back to school for some means moving into the college dorms this year. There’s already so many considerations like class load, all new friends, roommates, and more, so why stress much over the essentials for one’s room? eBay’s Dorm Essentials event is going on now where you can land upwards of 60% off on bedding, décor, and furniture for the new digs.