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A crash course in building credit

Do you know what your credit score is? Do you care? Learn the least you need to know about building and maintaining credit—the good kind.

Learn about credit
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Get a head start on life. Learn to budget.

Do you know how to budget? Like, a real budget? One you can actually follow? If so, give yourself a pat on the back. If not, you need to read this article.

Get a budgeting refresher
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Mo’ money, mo’ problems: how to balance school, life, and work

Will more money really make you happy? Not if you have to sacrifice everything else to make it. Learn how to find the right balance between your working and academic life.

See how to get balanced
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Beyond plastic: what you need to know about banking

Just like you, your money needs a place to live. Learn how to pick a good bank—and check one more thing off your "learning how to adult" list.

Check out banking
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Say good bye to the bank of Mom and Dad

Congratulations! You're graduating from college and becoming an adult. It's time to let go of childish things—like your financial dependence on your parents. Learn how to cut the ties.

Learn how to cut financial ties
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Pizza is not a food group: How to eat the moneysmart way

Sure, you could eat takeout 24/7, but that’s not good for your budget or your health. Learn how to eat well on the cheap.

Learn how to eat smart