VIDEO: Things Every College Student Needs, but Forgets to Buy

VIDEO: Things Every College Student Needs, but Forgets to Buy

I always had to make at least three trips to the store once I got to school. You start unpacking, and realize all of the little things you forgot to pick up! Did you forget anything? 

College Budgeting: How to Make a Little Money Stretch a Lonnng Way

College Budgeting: How to Make a Little Money Stretch a Lonnng Way

Broke college student was me. I mean, I made sporadic money through a mix of random care.com babysitting gigs, doing hair, and receiving money from family when I was home for the holidays. That’s it.

Investment Strategies for These Low-Interest Times

Investment Strategies for These Low-Interest Times

Everyone has some idea of what it means to be money smart—however, whether or not you’ve acted on that idea is a different story! There are a few nuggets of financial wisdom in particular that are echoed so many times in articles, blog posts and TV segments that they become clichés, albeit practical ones.

Step-by-step: How I asked the financial aid office for money and got it

Step-by-step: How I asked the financial aid office for money and got it

During the first few weeks of every semester, there’s no building more packed than the financial aid office. But trust me, you need to visit this office more than you think.

Does Packing a Lunch REALLY Save You Money?

Does Packing a Lunch REALLY Save You Money?

I’m guilty. I’m a compulsive lunch-go-out-to-eater. I always fall into one of these five categories: 1) I don’t feel like packing a lunch, 2) I don’t have time to pack a lunch, 3) I have nothing to pack...

VIDEO - Food Truck Friday: Turkish Street Food

VIDEO - Food Truck Friday: Turkish Street Food

Is it just me, or does food just seems to taste better when it's made in a truck? Anyways, I'm taking a food truck tour, checking out some of Detroit's Best food trucks and giving my own two cents.