Category Archives for College and Money

Money Matters – Talking Money with College Students

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — College students are getting ready to return to campus, so it may be time for parents to have a discussion about how their college-bound children about how to budget money while at school. In this week’s Money Matters, Bill Pratt, Piedmont Virginia Community College professor and Vice President of The Money Professors, suggests […]

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Amazon Prime Student: Six Months Free

If you are a college student then you need Amazon Prime Student. Right now, you can get it free for 6 months. If you choose to keep it after the 6-mont trial period, you will get it half price! Check out our mini-review: What is Amazon Prime Student? Amazon Prime Student is a discounted version […]

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Money Matters – How to Get a Job

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) —In this week’s Money Matters, PVCC Professor Bill Pratt (The Money Professors) spoke about ways that college graduates can increase their chances of finding a job after graduation. For more information on the topic, see our blog post: The 7 Steps for College Grads to Get a Job.

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Money Matters – Back to School Shopping Budget

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) —In this week’s Money Matters, PVCC Professor Bill Pratt (The Money Professors) helps parents who are starting to think about back-to-school shopping. Pratt explained how parents can involve their children in the decision-making process, and put them in charge of keeping the whole thing on budget. For more information on the topic, […]

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The 7 Steps for College Grads to Get a Job

Jobs. Every College Graduate wants one. They study hard for years, sacrifice to make ends meet, graduate with student loan debt, and still don’t have a job lined up at graduation. What can they do? Well, there are lots of articles out there that provide tips. But how many tips can you read? I read […]

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