Category Archives for College Student

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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What College Grads Need to Know

For so many college students, after surviving four or more years of being just about broke all the time (except mysteriously on weekends where they seem to have an endless supply of funds), they just cannot wait to start getting their first real paychecks from their first real job. After having survived on just $6,000 […]

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