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Seven Ways College Students Waste Money

Managing Money is Challenging, Don’t Waste it! Seven Ways College Students Waste Money Going to college is expensive, no doubt about it. Between textbooks, tuition, housing, utilities, and maintaining a social life, managing your money can be challenging. So, here are a few habits to avoid if you want to save more: Seven ways college […]

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Six Ways to Save in College

Colleges in Central Oregon Most of us in Central Oregon are very excited about Oregon State University Cascades and what it will bring for our region. As it grows and adds degrees and programs, and the relevance to our economy and culture expands, it is becoming more attractive as a destination college. COCC continues to […]

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How to Save Money While You’re a Student

Money might be tight when you’re in college, but it’s not impossible to find ways to save. Yes, you can save money while you’re a student. Here are some simple ideas. Budget It’s essential to create a spending plan so you know where and how you’re spending your money. This allows for better spending habits. […]

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Pros and Cons of College Payment Strategies- Part 2

What Are Your College Payment Strategies? Are you or a family member on the cusp of making college attendance decisions? Or have you already decided? So, how will college expenses, tuition, room and board, books and incidentals, living expenses, how will they be paid? What college payment strategies do you have today? In Central Oregon […]

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Pros and Cons of College Payment Strategies- Part 1

College Payment Decisions Are you or a family member on the cusp of making college attendance decisions?  Or have you already decided?  So how will college expenses, tuition, room and board, books and incidentals, living expenses…how will they be paid? Do your have any college payment strategies? In Central Oregon we have great options where […]