Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Paying for College: Creating a Budget

Money can be tight for college students and paying for tuition and books is only the beginning. Creating a comprehensive financial plan is the best way to avoid budgeting issues that can interrupt student progress and prevent degree completion.

Here are a few tips and resources to help students get started:
It's important to be realistic and leave room for flexibility when creating a long-term budget. Things may change in the time it takes to complete a degree and students should be prepared to make adjustments as needed.