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4 Money-Saving Tips for a College Student

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Obtaining a post-secondary education is a tremendously gratifying endeavor, but it comes at a significant price. That is why we believe you should establish specific ground rules that will allow you to save money while still managing your time in college. This guide will break down some of the most useful money-saving tips to get you started.

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Tips For A Successful Interview

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Take it from us: interviewing for a job is nerve-wracking for everyone. Read on to learn more about ways you can prepare yourself to have a fantastic interview.

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Valuable Resources About All Things Credit

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Your credit score is a crucial indicator of your creditworthiness and can impact everything from the interest rate on your mortgage to whether you're approved for a new credit card. That's why it's so important to start building your credit early and make sure your score is as high as possible.

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Everything You Need to Know About Credit Reporting

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A credit report allows you, as a lender, to access information about your credit history — for example, your previous debts and repayment trends. You can check your credit report anytime without impacting your credit report or score.

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5 Tips For A Successful Transition Into College Life

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No matter how much you prepare, college life is a big change. Whether you're commuting or moving to a dorm or apartment, you'll find you're suddenly outside your comfort zone and officially an adult, with grown-up responsibilities.

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How to Cut Costs for Your Big Day

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If you're wondering how to save money on your wedding, take advantage of these budget-friendly wedding tips. These wedding tips help whether you're saving money to spend on the honeymoon, saving up to buy a house, or just want to jump into married life on a financially positive note. 
 

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10 DIY Furniture Ideas

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This list of ideas for furniture from CreditBox can help you come up with some pieces that are unique and visually interesting. These ideas include DIY outdoor furniture to revamp your backyard or patio. Ideas are also offered for some indoor furnishings that are fun and easy to make.

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5 Signs Your Car Needs Servicing

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Sometimes when managing a budget, it might feel like it costs too much to fit in car repair costs. This guide from CreditBox can help you know when it's time to get your ride to a mechanic for service. If funds are tight, consider applying for one of our loans to help finance car repair. A well-maintained vehicle lasts longer, and it's usually cheaper to service the car you have than it is to buy a new one. 

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A Guide for First Time Renters

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Becoming a first-time apartment renter is both thrilling and overwhelming. You're on your own for the first time in your life, but that means you're also responsible for everything. There's no help with paying rent from your parents, and no one is going to remind you when that power bill is due.  But that's okay. You can handle it. Just start with this renters guide from CreditBox.

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How to Save Money Ordering Out

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Cooking meals at home can keep your food costs down, but sometimes life just gets too busy for you to cook at home. That's when grabbing meals for your family from takeout restaurants can save the day. These tips on how to save money when ordering from takeout restaurants can help you keep eating out while staying budget friendly. If your budget is a little too tight, though, or if it's too many days until payday, applying for one of our same day loans may be a way to help you fund things.

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