Why we break New Year’s resolutions (and how to stop!)

February 6, 2014

Why we break New Year’s resolutions (and how to stop!)

About a month ago, we challenged SimpleTuition users to make 5 small changes to improve their lives. These were New Year’s resolutions you could actually keep. Not because they were easy, but because they were manageable: eating more vegetables, skipping elevators in favor of taking the stairs, spending more leisure time outside, sleeping more, and [...]

How to find a college scholarship

January 31, 2014

How to find a college scholarship

Many students find it difficult to pay for their tuition bills even with the help of financial aid. Scholarships – free money for school - are the perfect source of extra cash to help pay for college. The trouble is, of course, that these scholarships are hidden in the cyber jungle we call the Internet. Finding scholarships you [...]

5 tools to use when studying abroad

January 22, 2014

5 tools to use when studying abroad

Every college student wants to study abroad, but not every student can afford it, or has the know-how, or the language skills, or the connections at their home university or abroad to facilitate the process. Students who’ve never traveled abroad previously may find the organization and preparation particularly stressful. But get (and stay!) in touch [...]

Start next year off right by tackling your tuition bill

December 17, 2013

Start next year off right by tackling your tuition bill

Winter break is here, or almost here, the holidays are upon us, and the start of a new year is right around the corner. So much to celebrate! But remember: if you don’t have all the money you need for next semester’s tuition bill, now’s the perfect time to find it. Here’s how: 1. Compare [...]

Earn rewards on holiday shopping with SmarterBucks

December 6, 2013

Earn rewards on holiday shopping with SmarterBucks

What if we told you that your holiday shopping could help pay down your student loans? Sound too good to be true? It’s not when you do your holiday shopping through the SmarterBucks Marketplace. Here’s how it works: Sign up for a free SmarterBucks account (if you haven’t already!) Shop with your favorite brands in [...]