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College Banking

9 Great Checking Accounts for College Students

Richard Barrington | Posted 11.13.2012 | Money
Richard Barrington

Each fall, countless retailers run back-to-school specials that promise big savings. But the best money-saving opportunity for students may just be at their local bank.

Let's Move it All!: Why Universities and Other Institutions Should Participate in Bank Transfer Movement

Caitlin Dally | Posted 02.11.2012 | College
Caitlin Dally

My university and many other Jesuit institutions uphold a great standard in their commitment to fighting for social justice. Is investing in corporate banks, which foreclose on families who they purposefully target with sub-prime mortgage loans, socially just?

A Massive Positive Impact Potential: 5 Reasons Colleges and Universities Should Move Their Money

Zoe Mendelson | Posted 01.18.2012 | College
Zoe Mendelson

By keeping their massive endowments in big banks, colleges inherently support the behaviors of those banks and everything those banks invest in. And those things happen to constitute the seeds sowed from which we now reap this crisis.

Students: It's Our Money. Let's Take It Back!

Molly Gott | Posted 10.20.2011 | College
Molly Gott

As students, what can we do? How can we help grow the #occupy movement and empower the 99%? We can do more than hold signs, hand out flyers, and post on Facebook. We can change the way our universities bank.

Tell HuffPost: How Do You Handle Your Finances on Campus?

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Produced in collaboration with HuffPost's College Reporting Team HuffPost wants to know how college students handle their finances. How did you ch...