28 Tips to Save Money in College

College can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to break the bank. There are plenty of ways to save money in college and stretch your budget.

1. Open a Free Checking Account:

Many college students opt for a free checking account. A free account is a great way to avoid fees and keep track of your money.

2. Use a Student Account With No Fees:

Banks typically offer this account to students who maintain a certain Grade Point Average (GPA). A student account is a great way to avoid paying fees on your account.

Taking on a part-time job is a great way to earn extra money. But finding a flexible enough job to work around your class schedule is essential.

3. Get a Flexible  Part-Time Job:

Late payments can damage your credit score. If you struggle to make ends meet, consider setting up auto-payments for bills.

4. Do Not Rack Up Late Payments:

A budgeting app will help you stay on top of your finances and avoid overdraft fees.

5. Avoid Overdraft Fees:

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