How To Avoid Becoming A Starving Student

So you got into college-that’s great, congratulations! But once the initial excitement wears off you may be left wondering how you’re going to be able to financially survive such an expensive experience. Even if your parents are funding your education, money is still going to be a concern. College is worth the heavy price tag, but it is important that you manage your costs.

If you haven’t yet decided where you are going to school, costs should factor into your decision. It is tempting to choose your dream school even if it comes at a higher price, but if you have received acceptance from an equally prestigious and less expensive school it may be worth considering changing your plans. If you are getting an equal education, it truly is worth avoiding massive student loans. If you didn’t get into your favorite schools, you should perhaps consider community college instead of …