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March 14, 2018

Credit 101: The College Student’s Guide to Credit Cards

They say college is one of the best times of your life and honestly, I’d have to agree. You’re making that first transition into adulthood, meeting new people, pursuing your career goals, and most importantly, you’re finally independent.

That first taste of freedom you get when moving out of your parent’s house and into a dorm freshman year is one of the best feelings of young adulthood. But with that new freedom comes much responsibility including financial responsibility.

Managing your finances can be overwhelming at first. You may or may not have some personal finance knowledge before heading to school, but one thing is for sure: you will need it.

Credit 101: The College Student's Guide to Credit Cards | Credit card companies often go after college students, which creates an uncomfortable situation and potential debt for you. Read this guest post by Michelle Dixon so you can avoid making credit mistakes.

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