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The Best 3 Student Credit Cards

Eric Adamowsky | Posted 03.01.2014 | Money
Eric Adamowsky

Grades stop mattering a few years after college, but your credit history follows you for the rest of your life.

5 Ways to Avoid College Debt

GalTime | Posted 06.11.2013 | College
GalTime

Despite the fact that tuition costs show no signs of decreasing, you can become less reliant on loans and more focused on a secure financial future by following a few easy rules.

How I Got in (and Out of) $5,000 Credit Card Debt

Serena Piper | Posted 01.28.2013 | College
Serena Piper

It's disappointing that there doesn't seem to be a trusted, safe way to earn a little good credit. If we're failing to be financially responsible now, while we're still in college, what does that say about our futures, when only more "big" decisions are to come?

Did Your Credit Card Already Put on the Freshman 15? Tips to Avoid Overweight Credit Debt for College Students

Jeff Hindenach | Posted 11.28.2012 | College
Jeff Hindenach

About 70 percent of college students have credit cards and the average credit debt of those students is $3,000, with graduating seniors averaging $4,000 in credit card debt. So how can students avoid the Freshman 15 when it comes to their credit?

Budgeting Your First Year of College

Jodi Okun | Posted 11.21.2012 | College
Jodi Okun

At some point you may find yourself low on cash, but that is okay because your college years is one of the only times in your life that you can be short of funds but still enjoy yourself.

2011 Editor's Choice Awards, Part 2

Curtis Arnold | Posted 02.05.2012 | Business
Curtis Arnold

Our second batch of Editor's Choice awards celebrates credit cards that add value by saving us money or by helping us build stronger credit scores.