If you’re looking for tips on how to pay for college, fastweb.com is a great place to start.
In this particular article, author Elizabeth Hoyt gives 30 tips on how to save in college. If you aren’t already on a budget, you should probably start one so that you don’t end up in a never ending “cycle of debt” as author Elizabeth Hoyt puts it.
Number 1 is a tip that I live by each semester; Buy or rent used textbooks and sell last semester’s books back. I can’t stress enough how much cheaper it is to search websites like Chegg or Campus Book Rentals to get books for half the price than you’d pay at the campus’ book store.
9, 15, and 22 are more of my favorite tips. Click here for the full article and full list of tips.