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Back to School: Buying Textbooks on a Budget

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College tuition and housing are expensive on their own, but going back to school has lots of costs that aren’t always apparent up front. Thinking and planning for these hidden expenses beforehand will help you stay on track with your budget and graduate with less student debt. One of the hidden expenses of going back to school is buying textbooks. Textbooks are much more expensive than regular books, and if each of your classes requires multiple books, the cost can add up before you know it. In this article, we have four tips on saving money on textbooks. 

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5 Books for the Financially Savvy

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Summer is the perfect time to catch up on your reading. If you’re traveling, sitting by the pool, or just relaxing at home, reading is a great alternative to staring at a phone or tablet screen. You can even listen to audiobooks while you drive to work or on a long road trip. Plus, you can read all kinds of books that help you improve your life. We’ve added these five books to our AmeriCash Loans summer reading list because they’re sure to make you more financially savvy.

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4 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score This Week

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Bad credit happens to everyone now and then, but now is the perfect time to start turning it around. The fight for good credit can be an intimidating uphill battle if you’re not sure where to begin. When you take it one step at a time, you’ll be on the way to an excellent credit score in no time. There are several simple steps you can take this week to get your credit score on the right track. 

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10 Legit Ways to Earn Extra Money on the Side

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Are you having trouble making ends meet? Are you saving up for a vacation or a shopping trip? Either way, a little extra cash is nice to have, and in today’s economy, it’s easy to pick up side jobs here and there to make a little extra money. 

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Renting Vs. Buying: What’s Best for You?

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In the past, buying your own home was the American dream. Now, more and more individuals, couples, and families are opting to rent instead. How can you decide which option is right for you?

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10 Ways to Save on an Epic Spring Break Vacation

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Whether you’re a student traveling on Spring Break or you’re someone who just needs a break from the cold temperatures of a long winter, March is the perfect month for a getaway. Many shy away because they feel stuck between traveling well and staying on-budget. Traveling in style doesn’t have to be costly if you use a few tricks. We’ve got some ways you can save money and enjoy your vacation, sans the worry of blowing your budget. 

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Life Hack – True Love: How a Couple Can Share and Save

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Being in a relationship has lots of benefits – including financial ones. Here are some tips on how you and your significant other can save money at any stage of a relationship.

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Kick Off the New Year Financially

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In hopes of having the best possible 2017, CreditBox has created some helpful tips on how to save money. Make some of these tips and tricks into New Year’s resolutions to hold yourself accountable this year!

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Guide To Getting Healthy On A Budget

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When you have a tight budget it can be a real challenge to get healthy. If your New Year’s resolution this year is to lose weight you will need to focuses on two crucial aspects. The first is to improve your diet and the second is to workout regularly. CreditBox has come up with a guide to help you cut your waist size while bulking up your wallet.

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Fun Activities for This Thanksgiving!

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There are many wonderful Thanksgiving activities to do this year. Think about sharing Thanksgiving recipes or getting active. CreditBox would love to share some great ideas this year to have a fun and successful Thanksgiving.

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