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2014 Money on My Mind Video Contest from Higher One!

Make a 2 minute video about your biggest money management challenge and you could win big!* As a college student, we know you have a lot on your plate. After all, you’re juggling school, work and family life all at once. That’s why we want you to share your strategies with us and your fellow… Continue Reading

2014 Money on My Mind Official Rules

Official Promotion Rules. No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win Sweepstakes Portion of Promotion. A Purchase or Contest Entry Will Not Increase Your Chances of Winning the Sweepstakes. Promotion Eligibility: The Higher One 2014 Money On My Mind Contest (“Promotion”) is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States & District of Columbia,… Continue Reading

Ready, Set, Save!

When you’re a student trying to finance your education and barely making ends meet, saving money may feel totally out of reach. But having even a little money set aside is really important, especially for emergencies. With a little creativity and determination, you can do it—you may even be surprised at how easy it can… Continue Reading

Make Your Refund Last!

Your Financial Aid refund is your lifeline for out-of-pocket school expenses such as books, transportation and rent. A good portion of these dollars may come from your student loans, which you will have to repay when your graduate or leave school, so spend them wisely. The first step is to make sure this money lasts… Continue Reading

Money Rules for Back to School

Now that you’re settling in for the new term, it’s a great time to review your cash flow and make a plan to get through the semester on a full tank. Here are some tips for a smooth ride! Review your financial aid package Make sure you understand the difference between grants, which you don’t… Continue Reading

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