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5 tips for eating healthy on a budget

Jan. 17, 2020

If you want to eat healthy, you have to increase your budget…right? Wrong. In fact, there are a number of tools and tricks to help you stay on track. Get tips to stay on budget and eat healthier this year.

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Your textbook buying tips and tricks

Jan. 8, 2020

Every book for every class, required course supplies, and academically priced hardware and software are all available at the CU Book Store, making it your one-stop shop.

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Your end-of-year financial checklist

Dec. 11, 2019

As we near the end of 2019, now is a great time to check in with your finances. Take some time over winter break to review where you are financially and get a start on your goals for next year.

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What you need to know before signing a lease

Oct. 23, 2019

It may be tempting to skim through your lease, but you could miss important information in a legally binding contract. Here are some things to consider before you sign.

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Budget-friendly Halloween costumes

Oct. 16, 2019

Halloween costumes can get expensive, but there are ways to dress up without going over your budget. Here are some money-saving tips for your costume this year.

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Making a budget in 5 steps

Sept. 18, 2019

A budget is a great way to stay organized, pay bills on time and save for unexpected costs. Whether you are working part-time or looking to stretch your summer savings, here are five steps to making a budget.

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Free and low-cost deals in Boulder

April 18, 2019

Looking for ways to save money on anything from food to a haircut? Lucky for you, there are many free and low-cost deals offered to you by the campus community and city of Boulder.

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Real life 101: Tips for financial success in your first job

April 16, 2019

Whether you’re searching for a job, negotiating your salary or depositing your first paycheck, here are a few essential tips for understanding and planning for your personal finance journey.

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21 free things to do in April

April 4, 2019

Saving money doesn’t have to mean sacrificing your social life. Take advantage of free events and activities on campus this month.

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Spring break savings tips

March 14, 2019

Whether you are traveling over spring break or enjoying a staycation in Boulder, check out these money saving tips.