College, Make Money, Passive income, Textbooks

23 Best Places to Sell Textbooks (And Books) Online

23 Best Places to Sell Textbooks (And Books) Online Do you have old books lying around? Well, it’s time to decide which books to keep for your future use from the ones that will only collect dust. Best Websites to Sell Your Textbook Instead of walking down to your school bookstore, you might want to check these other places to …


Are The Benefits of Business School and an MBA Worth It?

Are The Benefits of Business School and an MBA Worth It? The thought of going back to business school appeals to those who want to boost their income and advance in their career. However, business school can cost anywhere from $20K-$150K per year, so it is critical that the benefits of business school will outweigh the costs. Even the average …

How to Calculate Your Expected Family Contribution

How to Calculate Your Expected Family Contribution If you’re hoping to receive a substantial amount of need-based financial aid for college or graduate school, your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) will be one of the most important numbers you’ll ever see. (Need-based financial aid is financial aid you receive because you couldn’t afford college otherwise; “merit-based” financial aid doesn’t depend on …

Should College Be Free? (And Proposals to Make It Happen)

Should College Be Free? (And Proposals to Make It Happen) Should college be free? With each election year — whether it is the major one or the midterm election — the issue of higher education and its increasing cost comes up. Students are graduating with more debt than at any other time in history — at least $30,000 in student loans, …

Some Popular Alternatives to Citibank Student Loans

Some Popular Alternatives to Citibank Student Loans Citibank used to have a student loan unit but closed it down a few years ago. Some students may have since graduated and are currently working a job, and not even realized their Citibank student loans were handed off to a different loan servicer. For those looking to use Citibank for student loans, …

How Much Money Does It Cost for Someone to Study Abroad?

How Much Money Does It Cost for Someone to Study Abroad? You’ve seen those study-abroad flyers around on campus and they look enticing. An exotic land with exotic food and people. Perhaps you would like to expand your cultural horizons. Sounds like the perfect adventure to experience while getting an education, doesn’t it? If you’ve hung around here long enough, …

The Best Phone Plans For College Students To Save Money In 2018

The Best Phone Plans For College Students To Save Money In 2018 Cell phones are a must have for college students everywhere.  Many college students start leaving their parents’ family plan, but don’t know where to go to find the best deals. And it can be confusing to try and find the best cell phone plans to save money with …

The Five Best Tips To Save On Textbooks This Fall

The Five Best Tips To Save On Textbooks This Fall If you’ve never purchased a college textbook, it’s likely your jaw will drop when you first see the price.  It’s not uncommon for math and science textbooks to run well over $150 per book! When you have to buy 4-5 of these books a year (plus other books and materials …

The College Student’s Guide to Investing In College

The College Student’s Guide to Investing In College So, you worked all summer and now you have some extra cash on hand, maybe $1,000 or more. If so, nice job! Now, do you take that $1,000 and spent it on beer all year? Or do you take that money and invest in college? Well, if you spent it on beer, …